Only A Game Published by Only A Game Littlefield: Sports Fans Should Be Thankful For Obama's Honorees Listen 2 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/686005/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Bill Littlefield is thankful for the list of people celebrated this week by President Obama. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Michael Jordan and Vin Scully were among the 21 recipients of the 2016 Presidential Medal of Freedom.