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Readbout Of The Presidents Call With Pittsburgh Penguins Coach Dan Bylsma

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                           June 19, 2009

READOUT OF THE PRESIDENT’S CALL WITH PITTSBURGH PENGUINS COACH DAN BYLSMA
Yesterday afternoon, President Obama called Dan Bylsma, head coach of the Pittsburgh Penguins, to congratulate the team on a great year and on winning the Stanley Cup.  The President joked that, coupled with the Steelers’ Super Bowl win, Pittsburgh fans might be "getting spoiled" and said he hoped the team will come to the White House.

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