LeBron James: Going to the White House Was ‘Great Honor’ Until Trump Showed Up

LeBron James tweeted this morning in defense of Stephen Curry after President Trump withdrew the latter’s White House invite.

Curry indicated yesterday he had no interest in going to the White House and said the Warriors would discuss the matter, but the President today announced on Twitter he’s no longer welcome:

Well, James fired back and disputed the “great honor” part:

James took to Instagram this afternoon continue his objection to Trump’s comments. “It’s not about dividing. We as American people need to come together even stronger,” he said.

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Note – This story has been updated to include James’ Instagram video.

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