Obama plays hoops with Lebron, Magic

A weakened nation in the state of arguably one of its deepest recessions won't keep Obama from lacing up his Nikes, while once again managing to keep his friends in the mainstream media away from the action. At least he's, um...consistent. But on a serious note, we know how much the president really cares about the troops, so while the event itself was conducted to entertain injured soldiers, for Obama, this was an opportunity to have his own version of a fantasy basketball camp, sharing the floor with some of the best players in the world. The troops just happened to be there: President Barack Obama pulled together an informal dream team of current and former basketball superstars Sunday. But only a few people got to see it.LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Carmelo Anthony and other NBA all-stars joined Obama in Washington to entertain wounded troops.The present-day stars were joined by some retired legends, including Bill Russell and Magic Johnson. College player Maya Moore of the...(Read Full Post)