The Lakers will not go to the White House while they are in Washington, the report says
The Lakers NBA champion will be in Washington, DC, to play for the Wizards in late April. Their trip will not be an excursion to the White House.
A source He told ESPN’s Dave McMenamin on Saturday The Lakers will stop meeting with President Joe Biden due to the tight travel schedule and COVID-19 protocols. The group has not ruled out a future meeting with Biden, however, the source added.
The Lakers are scheduled to play in the Wizards on April 28, but will be open on April 27 from Washington to Orlando, after playing in the Magic on April 26. The team will return to Los Angeles after the Wizards. and then played on April 30 at the Staples Center against the Kings.
As reported by Yahoo Sports 7, After Congress secured victory over Donald Trump at Biden Election University, Lakers players wanted to visit Biden in the White House but the Biden program would allow for a meeting and the White House COVID-19 protocols were to be seen by the end of April. .
No current NBA champion has visited the White House since meeting with former President LeBron James and Cavaliers Barack Obama in November 2016.