Obama Plays High School Basketball (VIDEO)

Obama Plays High School Basketball (VIDEO)

With basketball (and bowling) suddenly hot topics on the presidential campaign trail -- Barack Obama is even hosting a youth basketball tournament in Indiana -- check out video of Obama playing in high school:

The New York Times reported that Obama "is a wily player of pickup basketball, the version of the game with unspoken rules, no referee and lots of elbows. He has been playing since adolescence, on cracked-asphalt playgrounds and at exclusive health clubs, developing a quick offensive style, a left-handed jump shot and relationships that have extended into the political arena."

More recently, Obama took an impromptu 3-point shot...and made it. Take a look:

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