For his 49th birthday, President Obama treated himself to a game of hoops with a team of NBA all-stars. Take a look back at Obama's long love affair with basketball.
August 8, 2010President Obama jokes with Chicago Bulls players Joakim Noah and Derrick Rose. The President played basketball with friends, as well as college and professional basketball players, before an audience that included wounded warriors, participants in a White House mentoring program and Kobe Bryant at Fort McNair in Washington, to celebrate his 49th birthday.Pete Souza/The White House
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.