Donald Trump tweets about LeBron James interview with Don Lemon

Silvia Morton
August 4, 2018

Trump's tweet came four days after the CNN interview originally aired. "I like Mike!" Trump tweeted.

At one point during their sit-down interview, Lemon asked James about the president, and LeBron essentially said he wouldn't keep company with Trump. "He's dividing us and what I've noticed over the last few months [.] he's kinda used sport to kinda divide us, and that's something that I can't relate to because I know that sport was the first time I ever was around someone white and I got the opportunity to see them and learn about them and they got an opportunity to learn about me and we became very good friends", King James said. Michael Jordan debate, saying, "I like Mike!" Last year, James called Trump a "bum" for uninviting Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry to the White House.

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He also said he might consider running for office if someone said to him he was the only person and that Trump would win if he didn't step up.

Recall that James called Trump a "bum" in a 2017 tweet after Trump uninvited the National Basketball Association champion Warriors to the White House because Stephen Curry decided he wouldn't attend. One, because I believe our president is trying to divide us.

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James speaks as Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton listens during a campaign stop at Cleveland Public Hall in Cleveland, Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016.

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