The defending World Series champion Chicago Cubs chose to visit the White House in January to celebrate their historic 2016 title with former IL senator and outgoing President Barack Obama before he left office. Would Dwyane Wade go back there?But I think the focus, a lot of LeBron's - his business interests, his Hollywood aspirations, his media ventures are base out there.And I wrote this past year and said it and believed it: The minute he won that championship in Cleveland he was liberated to leave again. I can't wait to work with him again and have him around our team.
It didn't take the Golden State Warriors long to decide to skip the traditional championship White House visit. Throughout the year, both players and coaches across the league have been very public and very clear about their feelings regarding the Trump presidency, with Warriors coach Steve Kerr speaking out against the president's proposed Muslim ban and Spurs coach Gregg Popovich offering an indictment of Trump. "I might call him and say, 'If they ask, just say our schedules conflicted.' And then if y'all write something, we'll say, 'Fake News, '" Iguodala said. Nothing should distract from what we were able to accomplish together, the different kind of ceremonies and the tradition.
"We've never had any discussion about it, either during the season-that would have obviously been premature, that'd bad karma to talk about that-but after the game, that's the last thing on my mind".
James teamed up with All Stars Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh on the Miami Heat to win his first championship in 2012.
"We'll handle that accordingly and responsibly, and do the right thing for us individually and as a group".
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Later Tuesday, the CEO of the reigning Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins said his team would accept an invitation to the White House.
The festivities in Oakland are slated to begin at 10 am (1700 GMT) Thursday, with a parade through the city center.
"We haven't even gotten that far, and all those reports are false". We got the parade.
The Warriors won in 2015, but then blew a 3-1 lead in the Finals previous year and lost the title to the Cavaliers after posting the best regular-season record in National Basketball Association history. "And we are going to move forward with that when we have a chance to".