President Obama is “very impressed” with rising basketball sensation Jeremy Lin, reports FOX News Chief White House Correspondent Ed Henry, who spoke with the White House press secretary Jay Carney about the Knicks star.
Obama and Carney commented on the “breathtaking” highlights from Jeremy Lin’s big victory over the Raptors on Tuesday night, in which he scored a game-winning three-pointer.
Obama is also “fully up to speed” on Lin’s story, tweets Henry.
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