Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 11/2/14

WASHINGTON - MARCH 08: U.S. President Barack Obama (R) receives a jersey as head coach Nick Saban (L) and offenisve line Mike Johnson (2nd L) look on during an East Room event to host members of the Alabama Crimson Tide March 8, 2010 at the White House in Washington, DC. Obama welcomed the 2009 BCS Champions to honor its 13th championship and an undefeated season. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
As you know, President Barack Obama is a huge basketball fan; it’s his favorite sport. And he’s a tremendous White Sox fan, so we’ll start with this White Sox moments. And some pics from when he got elected. My “cocktail party question” is people asking me how/why Obama follows me on Twitter. I’ve even changed my Twitter bio to say nothing else except that. As my Twitter feed contains every post I write, there’s a chance the President could actually see this post. Probably a 1/1,000,000,000,000,000 chance. But still a chance nonetheless This was victory night 2008, here’s my recap of what it was like at the epicenter in Chicago   meeting the famous Fab 5 of the 2012 London Summer Olympics. That of course includes McKayla Maroney who was of course “not impressed” during the medal ceremony. Obama joined in doing the famous pose. And of course, his brother in law is Oregon State basketball Craig Robinson You’ll remember the NFL football promo with his profession of his love for t...

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