During the interview, James shared his thoughts on Trump and how his policies and behavior has drawn a wedge between Americans, especially when it comes to sports. It's always been something that brings people together.
On Saturday, Jordan ignored Trump's praise of him and said he has James' back.
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"What I've noticed over the past few months. he's kinda used sports to kinda divide us, and that's something that I can't relate to", James said.
But in yet another blow for the President, Jordan came out in support of James, saying he's "doing incredible work for his community".
The interview took place after the LeBron James Family Foundation along with the Akron Ohio Public Schools launched a brand new school for kids at-risk. "#BeBest", Lemon tweeted Saturday morning.
This is not the first time James has been thrust into the political limelight for speaking out against Trump.
In another possibly dig at the President, spokesperson Grisham noted that Melania's Be Best initiative promoted responsible online behaviour.
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I want that belt, too!" "He's a big dude and I would feel each time we would clash and he would get big shots off". Dillashaw has finally slammed the door shut on his long standing rivalry with former teammate Cody Garbandt.
It's clear Jordan doesn't appreciate Trump's support.
Don Lemon responded by saying, "Who's the real dummy?" The first lady's spokeswoman dismissed the story as trivial, but also said that Melania Trump would watch any channel she wants.
Since taking office, Trump has clashed with several U.S. sports stars, most notably after he called on the National Football League (NFL) owners to fire players who protest during the national anthem.
Many, including professional athletes and the Republican governor of OH, were critical of Trump's statements.
Last year, Trump also withdrew an invitation to the National Basketball Association champions Warriors after Curry and several teammates indicated misgivings about attending a White House event.
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Central bank governor Abdolnaser Hemmati said the plan reflected Iran's self-confidence in the face of the looming USA sanctions. Protests broke out on Sunday for a sixth night in Iranian cities, including Kazeroon in the south, according to social media.