Obama attends Bulls-Cavaliers basketball game

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U.S. President Barack Obama attends the game between the Chicago Bulls and the Cleveland Cavaliers on October 27, 2015 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

CHICAGO — The nation’s No. 1 basketball fan is sitting courtside as the Chicago Bulls open the NBA season against the Cleveland Cavaliers.

President Barack Obama is a lifelong Bulls fan. He’s also a fan of Cavaliers forward LeBron James.

Obama was joined by his friend Marty Nesbitt for Tuesday’s game at United Center in Chicago.

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