BARACK OBAMA RUMORS & GOSSIP

President Obama called out the Royals for having boring nicknames

The Kansas City Royals paid President Barack Obama and the White House a visit on Thursday to celebrate their World Series championship in 2015. It's a tradition that every world champion gets to experience, and the Royals certainly made the most of it.The team snapped a group photo with Obama, as expected.But Eric Hosmer also took a pretty great picture in front of an Abraham Lincoln portrait. 
Via FOX Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: STL: Could Obama help lure more free agents to Bulls?

The SportsTalk Live panel talks about what the Bulls should to to lure more top-tier free agents to Chicago. David Kaplan suggests selling a portion of the team to Barack Obama.
Via CSN Chicago
22 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN to broadcast USMNT’s second game in Cuba since 1947

For just the second time in 69 years, the United States men’s soccer team is set to play against the Cuba national team in Havana on Friday, October 7. ESPN will broadcast the game and a game time is yet to be determined. This game will come in between a rather crucial set of World Cup Qualifiers. The USMNT is due to play qualifying games against Saint Vincent and the Grenadines...
Via Awful Announcing
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Tennessee great Candace Parker shares handwritten recruiting note from Pat Summitt

Legendary Tennessee Lady Vols head coach Pat Summitt passed away earlier today at the age of 64, after being diagnosed with early onset dementia in 2012. The internet is full of great tributes today, including those from President Barack Obama and fellow Tennessee legend Peyton Manning. Now, Candace Parker, one of Summitt’s best players, has tweeted a photo of a handwritten recruiting...
Via College Spun
June 28, 2016  |  Discuss

President Obama tells Tyronn Lue to have J.R. Smith put a shirt on

J.R. Smith’s shirtlessness has been a big topic on conversation recently, and it’s gotten so big that Barack Obama, the most powerful man on the planet, is now taking notice. President Obama called Cleveland Cavaliers’ head coach Tyronn Lue to congratulate him on coaching his team to victory and ending Cleveland’s title drought, but he added a message for the team’s colorful...
Via The Comeback
June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

President Barack Obama has ‘discussed’ owning NBA team

As his tenure as the 43rd President of the United States of America nears its end, Barack Obama is setting his eyes on another big challenge. Speaking Wednesday to the press, White House press secretary Josh Earnest revealed Obama wouldn’t mind becoming an NBA owner, via ESPN News Services. “Earnest said Wednesday that the president, well known for being a big fan of Chicago...
Via Sportsnaut
June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Brock Osweiler skipping White House trip for Texans’ OTAs

Brock Osweiler was invited to visit the White House with the rest of the 2015 Denver Broncos to celebrate their Super Bowl 50 win with President Barack Obama. He’s respectfully declined the invitation. Instead of celebrating last year’s accomplishments he’ll be preparing with his new team, the Houston Texans, who have OTAs going on Monday. “The Broncos graciously extended...
Via Sportsnaut
June 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Invictus Games: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau calls out Obamas and British royalty

The Invictus Games are set to kick off on Sunday, May 8, and the leaders of the three nations competing in the big competition have been busy with a bit of smack talk. Warming up to the competition, President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle sent a video message to Prince Harry, who shared it with the Queen, per TMZ. Not to be outdone, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau showed...
Via Sportsnaut
May 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Rays given go-ahead to play Cuban national team in Havana

The final days of spring training will bring a unique trip for the Tampa Bay Rays. According to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times, the team will travel to Havana to take on the Cuban National Team. BREAKING: #Rays trip to Cuba for March 22 exhibition is finally official, per league source. Will face Cuban National Team in Havana. — Marc Topkin (@TBTimes_Rays) March 1, 2016...
Via Sportsnaut
March 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Petition wants Obama in 2017 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

Start training, POTUS. President Barack Obama has bigger fish to fry before leaving office, but a White House petition published Thursday wants to put the commander in chief in the 2017 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game. The petition reads: “The 2017 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game will be held on February 17, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina. As of the publishing of this petition, former...
Via NESN.com
January 14, 2016  |  Discuss
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