Stanley Cup Champion Penguins honored by Obama

US President Barack Obama (R) gestures as Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby (L) picks up the Stanley Cup during an event at the White House in Washington, DC, October 6, 2016, honoring the Penguins 2016 Stanley Cup victoryUS President Barack Obama honored the Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday, calling their second trip to the White House during his term “a nice bookend” for his presidency. Obama first hosted the Penguins after they beat the Detroit Red Wings in 2009 for the NHL crown. In June they downed the San Jose Sharks in six games to lift the trophy.

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