L.A. Kings Visit White House; Dustin Penner Takes Jab At Tim Thomas

As the 2012 Stanley Cup Champions, the L.A. Kings made their visit to the White House today along with the MLS Champs, the L.A. Galaxy.  President Obama was naturally a little bitter about the Kings 5-4 victory over his hometown Chicago Blackhawks last night, but he congratulated the Kings regardless on their incredible Cup run, and posed for photographs with his personalized # 44 jersey.


The real entertainment, however, came from none other than Dustin Penner’s twitter account. Penner decided to take a little jab at former Boston Bruins goaltender, Tim Thomas, who decided to skip out on his team’s visit to the White House last year because he is just a jerk like that was “exercising his right as a free citizen.” Here’s what Penner had to say about the situation:

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