Found February 15, 2012 on ESPN:
President Barack Obama and commissioner David Stern are enjoying Jeremy Lin's success.

Obama tracking Jeremy Lin's exploits

''Linsanity'' has descended on the White House. White House spokesman Jay Carney says President Barack Obama is tracking the exploits of Jeremy Lin, the sudden star of the New York Knicks. The point guard from Harvard has come out of nowhere to lead the team on a winning streak and has captured widespread public attention. Carney says Lin's game-winning 3-pointer...

Report: Plane Carrying Marijuana Intercepted By Fighter Jets Over LA

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Two F-16 fighter jets were sent to intercept a drug-smuggling plane over Los Angeles Thursday morning just as President Barack Obama was on his way home. Aircraft in Los Angeles were under a temporary flight restriction, which the single-engine plane violated at about 11:30 a.m., as the president was on his way back to Los Angeles International Airport to continue...

Cage-y Campaign: A reason for seeing Ghost Rider 2

By Brian Covert Something crazy occurred to me watching the Raptors broadcast the other night. No, it wasn’t the fact this Raptors team was giving its fans everything they hoped for – a solid, entertaining effort each night that inevitably ends in a loss. Nor was it that Jeremy Lin may be a legit NBA point guard and not just a David Stern wet dream that not only talks to the...

Barack Obama 'Very Impressed' With Jeremy Lin's Dominant Run With Knicks

Jeremy Lin was just another NBA player before Feb. 4, when he began his torrid run against the New Jersey Nets. Now, he's the biggest story in sports and has caught the attention of the most important man in the United States. President Barack Obama has been following Lin and likes what he has seen from the Knicks point guard, according to Yahoo! Sports. "[Obama] is an avid...

Mark Cuban knocks David Stern (again) for trading Chris Paul

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Villaraigosa Chosen To Chair Democratic National Convention

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Democratic Party has picked Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa to chair its national convention this summer in Charlotte, N.C. The chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, says in an email to DNC members that Villaraigosa will be nominated to chair the September convention. Chairing the national convention...

Count Obama among those with Linsanity

White House spokesman Jay Carney says President Barack Obama is tracking the exploits of Jeremy Lin, the sudden star of the New York Knicks.

Deal reached to renew payroll tax cut

In a rare display of bipartisanship, Republicans yield on the $150-billion measure, which will preserve a tax break for workers and renew jobless benefits.Congressional negotiators ended a bruising election-year fight and sealed an agreement late Wednesday on legislation to renew a payroll tax cut for 160 million workers and jobless benefits for millions more, a top priority of President...

Just Lin Time: Knicks phenom saving season

Steve Rosenbloom: David Stern owes Jeremy Lin. Same goes for Mike D'Antoni. The Knicks point guard -- who will visit the United Center to play the Bulls on March 12 -- is saving the NBA Commissioner's season and his coach's job.
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