President honors Indiana Fever
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama honored the WNBA champion Indiana Fever on Friday, calling the players role models for young athletes -- even those on his daughter Sasha's basketball team.
The team captured its first title last October, defeating the Minnesota Lynx 87-78 and bringing home Indiana's first basketball title since 1973.
Obama said the Fever's season was an inspiration for basketball fans everywhere, including his daughter, whose team he sometimes coaches.
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