President-elect Obama has at least 15 Cabinet officials, aides or informal advisers who are devoted basketball players, just like Obama himself, according to Sports Illustrated.

See SI's list below, published in this week's issue. For a Republican team, check out Sunday's New York Times, which listed Sen. John ThuneJohn Randolph ThuneGOP casts Sanders as 2020 boogeyman McConnell tees up votes on two abortion bills Senate votes to rein in Trump's power to attack Iran MORE (S.D.), Sen. John Ensign (Nev.) and Rep. Jeff FlakeJeffrey (Jeff) Lane FlakeMcSally ties Democratic rival Kelly to Sanders in new ad McSally launches 2020 campaign Sinema will vote to convict Trump MORE (Ariz.) as worthy roundball opponents.

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