Kobe Bryant suggested earlier this week that the 2012 U.S. basketball team could be more talented than the 1992 team—President Obama disagrees. During a courtside interview with ESPN at a pre-Olympic scrimmage between the U.S. and Brazil in D.C., the president explained, “This is a generational thing. I was around in ’92. I was a Bulls fan. I’ve gotta go with the original Dream Team.” Still, he insisted, he’s confident that this year’s players will take home the gold.
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