The Brooklyn Nets on Saturday gave former first lady Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaObamas describe meeting Prince Philip in statement mourning his death Overnight Defense: Trump-era land mine policy unchanged amid review | Biden spending outline coming Friday | First lady sets priorities for relaunched military families initiative Jill Biden unveils next phase of military families program 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 ObamaBiden is thinking about building that wall — and that's a good thing White House races clock to beat GOP attacks On North Korea, Biden should borrow from Trump's Singapore declaration MORE, served as the 44th president of the United States.