The Brooklyn Nets on Saturday gave former first lady Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaMichelle Obama seeks volunteers for local campaigns: There are 'no "off" years' Obama condemns 'hatred in all its forms' after New Zealand shooting Top Instagram communications staffer leaves for Michelle Obama's staff MORE her own No. 44 jersey.

The NBA team wrote in a tweet that even though "she's from Chicago," they "had to hook her up" with a jersey because Obama made two stops at their arena on her current book tour.

"We know she's from Chicago, but 's book tour made two stops at this month, so we had to hook her up," the Nets tweeted.

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Obama made two visits this month to the Barclays Center, the arena where the Nets play their home games. She is currently on tour to promote her memoir, "Becoming."

"Becoming," which was initially released last month, quickly became the best-selling book of 2018. Total sales for the book have already topped 3 million.

Her husband, Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaOn The Money: Trump presses GM, union to start talks over closed plant | Trump renews call to cut arts, PBS funding | Alan Krueger, former Obama economic adviser, dies at 58 | Americans expected to bet .5B on March Madness Obama reminisces about visit to Ireland on St. Patrick's Day: 'It'll always be O'Bama' Klobuchar on Trump's rhetoric and hate crimes: 'At the very least, he is dividing people' MORE, served as the 44th president of the United States.