The Pittsburgh Penguins were the first Stanley Cup winning team to visit the White House and President Barack Obama after he took office in 2008. On Thursday, they became the last NHL team to visit him as they celebrated the fourth championship in franchise history.
The team did the usual White House tour while learning some history along the way before entering the East Room to meet with POTUS; and President Obama came in hot with a reminder to everyone.
“We are here to celebrate an extraordinary achievement,” Obama began. “Phil Kessel is a Stanley CupRead More »from President Obama reminds us all that Phil Kessel is a Stanley Cup champion