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The Rock Morphs Into The Rock Obama For ‘SNL’

“The Rock Obama, much like Barack Obama, only larger and more violent.” The Rock hosted Saturday Night Live last night and the show gave him a fantastic cold open with The Rock Obama, which imagines what it would be like if President Barack Obama could morph into a limb-tearing, musclebound Hulk-like figure when angered. I’m Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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SNL Highlight: The Return of The Rock Obama

Dwayne Johnson hosted Saturday Night Live last night, and we knew that SNL would give us The Rock returning in his role as The Rock Obama–that being the hulking alter-ego of our mild-mannered Commander-in-Chief. It’s a great idea, but the SNL staff only had three weeks to come up with a new way of doing something fun with the idea, so they pretty much rehashed the first time...
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12 hours ago  |  Discuss

President Obama Interviewed The Creator of ‘The Wire’

President Barack Obama recently sat down with David Simon, who is the creator of HBO’s The Wire, to chat about (as the White House puts it) “the challenges law enforcement face and the consequences communities bear from the war on drugs.” The conversation lasted over twelve minutes and was uploaded to the White House YouTube Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

NC State’s Barber: All good with Obama now

N.C. State's Cat Barber says things are square again with President Barack Obama.
Via Philly Sports Live
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NC State's Barber says all is OK with Obama after profanity

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) N.C. State's Cat Barber says things are square again with President Barack Obama. Last Saturday night, Barber was caught by TV cameras saying ''What ... (is) wrong with Barack Obama'' to his teammates in the locker room after North Carolina State upset top-seeded Villanova to reach the Sweet 16. Obama had picked Villanova to reach the NCAA Tournament final. But...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Princeton's future bright after historic women's season

Princeton coach Courtney Banghart was back in her office a day after her Tigers' perfect season came to an end. There were phone calls to return, texts to answers and thank you letters to write. ''It was something wasn't it,'' Banghart said in a phone interview with The Associated Press on Tuesday. ''This really was a special group and nothing can take away from what they accomplished...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Obama's Princeton player niece reportedly target of threat

By Mike ColeBeing related to the president obviously has its advantages, but there certainly are plenty of drawbacks, too.President Barack Obama’s nice, Leslie Robinson, plays for the Princeton University basketball team. She also was the subject of a threat ahead of Princeton’s NCAA Tournament game vs. Maryland on Monday night.According to USA TODAY, security was increased...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: President Obama’s Niece Was Subject Of A Threat Prior To Maryland-Princeton NCAA Tournament Game

President Barack Obama’s niece, a freshman forward on Princeton’s women’s basketball team, was reportedly the subject of a threat prior to the Tigers’ NCAA Tournament game against Maryland Monday night.  According to USA Today, security at the contest at Xfinity Center in College Park, Md., had to be heightened when Maryland’s athletic department found an eight-minute...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

President Obama believes NCAA should take more responsibility for student-athletes, Huffington Post reports

President Barack Obama says NCAA members should guarantee scholarships for student athletes.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
6 days ago

Video: NC State players after beating Villanova: 'The f*ck wrong with Barack Obama?'

NC State players after upsetting Villanova showed the classy bunch of student athletes that they are, chanting: 'The **** wrong with Barack Obama?'Classy. Showed yourselves wells guys.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

NC State players heard ripping Obama after win

By Larry BrownTeams in March Madness are motivated by a perceived lack of respect and desire to prove people wrong. And there is no one players and coaches enjoy calling out more than the president when they pull an upset.After NC State knocked off top seed Villanova Saturday, cameras caught the Wolfpack celebrating in the locker room. They could even be heard saying, “What the...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

N.C. State’s Cat Barber: “The F*** Is Wrong With Barack Obama?”

N.C. State, the No. 8 seed in the East Region, shocked No. 1 seed Villanova last night to advance to the Sweet 16. After the 71-68 victory, Wolfpack guard Cat Barber used colorful language in calling out President Barack Obama for picking Villanova to not only beat N.C. State but advance all the way to the national championship. Barber is not the first person to call out Obama...
Via College Spun
7 days ago  |  Discuss

NC State's Barber makes profane comment on Obama's bracket

PITTSBURGH N.C. State's Cat Barber used an unexpected Sweet 16 berth to take a cutting remark at President Barack Obama. Barber, who scored 13 points, was caught by TV cameras saying ''(expletive) wrong with Barack Obama?'' to his teammates in the locker room. Obama had picked Villanova to reach the NCAA Tournament championship game. But the Wolfpack busted the president's bracket...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

NC State shocks Villanova; Notre Dame wins with heavy heart

PITTSBURGH (AP) Thirty years after its improbable national championship, Villanova was on the wrong side of a massive March upset. North Carolina State, a program that authored one of the early chapters on March shockers, can add another stunner to the list: The Wolfpack are back in the Sweet 16. The Wolfpack ended one season and busted millions of brackets - including one with...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Princeton wins in front of President Obama

The Princeton women's basketball team earned a historic victory in front of President Barack Obama. UConn rolled in its opener and another 11 seed pulled off an upset. Such was the second day of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday night. The Tigers' first win in the NCAA Tournament came with the cheerer-in-chief in attendance. His niece Leslie Robinson is a freshman on the only undefeated...
Via AP on Fox
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NC State's Barber makes obscene comment on Obama's bracket

PITTSBURGH (AP) N.C. State's Cat Barber used an unexpected Sweet 16 berth to take a cutting remark at President Barack Obama. Barber was caught by TV cameras saying ''What ... (is) wrong with Barack Obama'' to his teammates in the locker room. Obama had picked Villanova to reach the NCAA Tournament championship game. But the Wolfpack busted the president's bracket with a 71-68 win...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

President Obama cheers on niece's Princeton team

By Justin HathawayThe Princeton women’s basketball team had the nation’s No. 1 sports fan in its cheering section Saturday.President Barack Obama, whose niece plays for the Tigers, popped over to College Park, Md., to catch the team’s NCAA Tournament opener against Green Bay. The Commander in Chief has a lot of faith in eight-seeded Princeton — which also is wife Michelle’s...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Obama against compensation for college athletes

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) President Barack Obama is coming out against compensation for college athletes. He says it would lead to bidding wars and ''ruin the sense of college sports.'' Obama says what does frustrate him, though, is seeing college coaches and the NCAA making huge amounts of money while an athlete gets banished after getting a tattoo or free use of a car. He says that...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Top-seeded Maryland beats New Mexico St 75-57 in 1st round

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) Brionna Jones dominated the inside on both ends of the court, getting 22 points and 12 rebounds to carry top-seeded Maryland past New Mexico State 75-57 Saturday in the opening round of the NCAA women's tournament. The Terrapins (31-2) will bring a school-record 25-game winning streak into Monday night's matchup against eighth-seeded Princeton (31-0). The...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

With Obama on hand, Princeton beats Green Bay 80-70 in NCAAs

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) With President Barack Obama supporting his niece and the rest of Princeton's basketball team a few rows from courtside, the Tigers managed to stay unbeaten. After trailing at halftime Saturday, eighth-seeded Princeton came back to improve to 31-0 this season and win a women's NCAA Tournament game for the first time in school history, beating No. 9 seed Wisconsin...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

With Obama on hand, Princeton beats Green Bay 80-70 in NCAAs

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — With President Barack Obama supporting his niece and the rest of Princeton's basketball team a few rows from courtside, the Tigers managed to stay unbeaten.
Via The Denver Post - College Sports
8 days ago

Obama cheers niece on at NCAA women's basketball tournament

COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- President Barack Obama is cheering for his niece at the NCAA tournament game between Princeton University and the University of Wisconsin -- Green Bay. His niece, Leslie Robinson, plays forward for the undefeated Princeton team. Leslie is the daughter of Michelle Obama's brother, Craig Robinson. The first-round NCAA tournament game is being played Saturday in...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Obama cheers niece on at NCAA women's basketball game

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) President Barack Obama is cheering for his niece at the NCAA tournament game between Princeton University and the University of Wisconsin - Green Bay. His niece, Leslie Robinson, plays forward for the undefeated Princeton team. Leslie is the daughter of Michelle Obama's brother, Craig Robinson. The first-round NCAA tournament game is being played Saturday...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

President Obama attends Princeton women's NCAA tournament game

The Princeton women's basketball team is undefeated. That was enough to bring a significant fan to its first NCAA tournament game on Saturday: President Barack Obama. The Tigers were playing Wisconsin-Green Bay at Maryland, and they hoped to break a slide that saw them lose four consecutive NCAA tournament games. The 30-0 mark -- the only major college team other than Kentucky to...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Obama attends Princeton-GB tourney game

President Barack Obama attended Saturday's first-round NCAA tournament game between eighth-seeded Princeton and ninth-seeded Green Bay at the Xfinity Center on the campus of the University of Maryland.
Via Philly Sports Live
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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