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President Barack Obama has called on the reigning Rookie of the Year to assist with his re-election effort. The "Obama Classic" will be held on August 22nd in New York City, and the Cavaliers Kyrie Irving is amongst the players scheduled to participate. Others scheduled to play in the fundraising event include: Michael Jordan, Carmelo Anthony, Patrick Ewing, Sheryl Swoopes, Alonzo Mourning, Vince Carter, Jamal Crawford, Penny Hardaway, Juwan Howard, Joe Johnson, Tracy McGrady, Paul Pierce, Austin Rivers, Rajon Rondo, Steve Smith, Dawn Staley and John Wall.Details on the "Obama Classic" from the USA Today are as follows:  President Obama's campaign is planning a fundraiser with some of the biggest names in his favorite sport, basketball. Michael Jordan, Carmelo Anthony and Patrick Ewing are among the participants in the upcoming "Obama Classic," the campaign announced in an e-mail that offers donors a shot at an invite. The e-mail asks donors to &qu...
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