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Barack Obama to be involved with NBA-backed Africa League

17 hours ago   |   Washington Times

Former president Barack Obama will be involved with an NBA-backed professional basketball league in Africa. NBA commissioner Adam Silver announced the news at a press...
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Obama's Next Gig Involves African Basketball League

Obama's Next Gig Involves African Basketball League

21 hours ago   |   Newser

Barack Obama famously loves basketball, and now the former president will get to love it in an official capacity. The NBA and FIBA, the sport's international governing body...
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Barack Obama reportedly set for role with NBA-backed African basketball league

1 day ago   |   The Washington Post

"Glad to see this expansion into Africa because for a rising continent, this can be about a lot more than what happens on the court," the former president said.
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The NBA and Barack Obama Are Teaming up to Create a Basketball League in Africa

2 days ago   |   Newsweek

The NBA hopes to raise the profile of the game on the continent.
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NBA Announces Basketball Africa League to Start in 2020; Barack Obama Involved

2 days ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   3 articles

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver on Saturday announced the launch of the Basketball Africa League, a 12-team competition consisting of teams across the continent...
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Golden State Warriors Visit With Barack Obama, Not Donald Trump, In D.C

Golden State Warriors Visit With Barack Obama, Not Donald Trump, In D.C

4 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

The defending champion NBA team steered clear of the White House, where they are not welcome.
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Golden State Warriors Visit With Barack Obama, Not Donald Trump, In D.C

Golden State Warriors Visit With Barack Obama, Not Donald Trump, In D.C

4 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

The defending champion NBA team steered clear of the White House, where they are not welcome.
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Report: President Trump Installs $50,000 Golf Simulator in the White House

5 days ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

President Trump has installed a room-sized golfing simulator inside his personal quarters at the White House, the Washington Post reported on Wednesday. The device, which...
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Trump reportedly installed a new $50,000 golf simulator in the White House to replace the one left by Obama

Trump reportedly installed a new $50,000 golf simulator in the White House to replace the one left by Obama

5 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   9 articles

The Washington Post reported that President Trump has installed a full size golf simulator in the White House. Trump regularly leaves the White House to play golf on courses he...
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Barack Obama, Cal Ripken Jr., More Pay Tribute to the Late Frank Robinson

10 days ago   |   SI

Many people have paid tribute to Hall of Famer Frank Robinson after he died on Thursday.
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