Originally posted on That NBA Lottery Pick  |  Last updated 9/3/12

As the 2012 United States Presidential race heats up, it appears that incumbent president Barack Obama decided to use an NBA comparison when talking about the current race between him and Republican nominee Mitt Romney.

Check out the analogy that he told one of the aides to tell the New York Times over the differences between him and Mitt:
No matter what moves Mr. Romney made, the president said, he and his team were going to cut him off and block him at every turn. “We’re the Miami Heat, and he’s Jeremy Lin,” Mr. Obama said, according to the aide.
 (Courtesy of Footbasket)
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