The President loves basketball and probably knows more about it than you. So when the New York times reported that President Obama dropped a basketball analogy after being asked about his chances in the 2012 presidential election, of course he mentioned the best team in the NBA, the Miami Heat.
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“We’re the Miami Heat, and he’s Jeremy Lin,” was President Obama’s response when comparing his campaign team to Mitt Romney. This reference was made around February 23rd around the same time the Miami Heat were do to face New York Knicks and the phenomenon known as Linsanity. President Obama’s comment referred to what would happen to then new and exciting Jeremy Lin (Mitt Romney) would face the true power and determination of the Miami Heat (Obama and friends) and being brought back down to Earth.
President Barack Obama and LeBron James share a few words after the USA Exhibition game vs Brazil in Washington DC.