“That’s what happens when you make bad decisions in your life. You can’t go to the White House.”
— Delonte West explaining to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that he won’t be able to accompany his Dallas Mavericks teammates to meet President Obama Monday because of his 2009 weapons charge. The D.C. native joined the defending NBA champions in December.
Updated: Delonte West could have gone to the White House, 1/9/12
Read earlier: Delonte West really did get a furniture store job, 9/29/11