Found June 14, 2013 on Fox Sports:
PLAYERS: Barack Obama
President Barack Obama is honoring the WNBA champion Indiana Fever, calling the players an inspiration to young athletes - even those on his daughter Sasha's basketball team. Obama praised the team at a White House ceremony on Friday. The Fever captured its first-ever WNBA title last October, defeating the Minnesota Lynx 87-78. He called the players ''wonderful role models'' who work hard, play like a team and show good sportsmanship. Following the ceremony, the team hosted a clinic for children on the White House basketball court.
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