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White House goes Green

Champion Celtics meet the president

President George W. Bush was presented with his own Celtics jersey and basketball as the 2008 NBA champs were honored at the White House for last season's title run. President George W. Bush was presented with his own Celtics jersey and basketball as the 2008 NBA champs were honored at the White House for last season's title run. (Lawrence Jackson/Associated Press)
By Frank Dell'Apa
Globe Staff / September 20, 2008

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President George W. Bush paid tribute to the coaching of Doc Rivers and the Celtics' sense of team play during a 10-minute ceremony yesterday at the White House, commemorating the team's 17th NBA championship. (Full article: 1069 words)

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