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Obama gets sporty intro as 'point guard of Pennsylvania Avenue'

Friday, January 23, 2015 - 01:05

Sacramento Mayor and former pro basketball player Kevin Johnson introduces President Obama at gathering of mayors as if he's a basketball player taking the court. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: President Barack Obama got a special introduction from Sacramento Mayor and former NBA basketball player Kevin Johnson on Friday (January 23) at a White House gathering of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. Johnson, a former NBA player for the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Phoenix Suns even provided musical back-up as he introduced the President in the style of a basketball game announcer. He pulled out his phone to play the theme music that accompanies Chicago Bulls players as they take the court before a game. More than 200 bipartisan mayors attended the annual Winter Meeting.

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Obama gets sporty intro as 'point guard of Pennsylvania Avenue'

Friday, January 23, 2015 - 01:05