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We're not inviting the National Basketball Association champions - Trump responds to LeBron, Curry

09 June, 2018, 05:14 | Author: Heidi Alvarez
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Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr had some harsh words for President Trump after he disinvited the Philadelphia Eagles from the White House this week.

"James, whose Cleveland Cavaliers are trailing the Golden State Warriors 2-0 in the NBA Finals, said neither team would be interested in attending if they win a championship this year - or as long as Mr. Trump is in office", reported CBS.

"We're not going to invite either team", Trump told reporters at the White House.

Curry raised Trump's ire a year ago when he said he wouldn't go to the White House, prompting the President to disinvite him and the champion Golden State Warriors.

Similarly, Curry said: "I agree with 'Bron".

"It's typical of him, I'm not surprised..." "I know no matter who wins this series, no-one wants the invite anyway".

Kevin Durant agreed with both Curry and James.

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"Congratulations to the Washington Capitals on their GREAT play and winning the Stanley Cup Championship". We'll see. My attitude, if they want to be here, it's the greatest place on earth. It's good that guys are sticking to what they believe in and what they want to do.

The Minnesota Lynx, the reigning WNBA champions, did not receive an invitation to the White House and instead spent a day performing community service in Washington this week. At the time, James took to social media to support Curry.

"I just remember I had inside position for the rebound on John Stockton, Kerr said following shootaround Thursday".

"Listen we have a lot of freedom in our country".

Kerr's last comment was in reference to the military celebration Trump held at the White House Tuesday afternoon in lieu of the Eagles event.

Stephen Curry says he won't be attending any White House party should the Golden State Warriors win the NBA Finals.

When the Warriors won the National Basketball Association championship past year, Curry indicted he would not attend a planned White House ceremony, prompting Trump to disinvite the team via Twitter. We get it at this point.

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