Obama told Popovich he was thoroughly impressed with the team in many aspects, including their record-setting scoring performance, according to a
The Spurs outscored their playoff opponents by a combined 214 points, the largest plus/minus in league history, according to NBA.com.
The team dominated the
Obama complimented Popovich by telling him he is one of the nation's best coaches and a role model, according to the White House.
The team will visit the White House later this year to meet with Obama.