Donald Trump attacks LeBron James in late-night tweet


In an interview on Tuesday - also broadcast late Friday - James told CNN he believed Trump "is kind of trying to divide us". It's always been something that brings people together.

Trump's answer was the following tweet: "Lebron James was just interviewed by the dumbest man on television, Don Lemon".

When asked what he would say to Trump if they were to sit face-to-face, James said, "I would never sit across from him".

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"I support LJ", Jordan, now the owner of the NBA's Charlotte Hornets, said in a statement released through his publicist.

"He's doing an wonderful job for his community", Jordan, now owner of the National Basketball Association's Charlotte Hornets, told NBC News through a spokesperson. James tweeted at the time.

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Trump's wife First Lady Melania Trump, however, doesn't seem to be on the same page about James. Mrs. Trump's spokeswoman, Stephanie Grisham, said in a statement Saturday.

NBC News outlines some of the LeBron-Lemon discussion that may have ticked the president off, including James asserting that he thinks Trump uses sports to create divisive rifts.

James' foundation has partnered with the Akron Public Schools system to open the "I Promise" School, an elementary school that will support at-risk youth.

Though Jordan hasn't played in years, fans have endlessly argued about which athlete is better on the pro-basketball court - James or Jordan.

Don Lemon also added: "Who's the real dummy?"

Other athletes besides Jordan, along with celebrities and journalists, have come to James' defense.

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This is not the first time Melania Trump has publicly expressed views or taken action that demonstrated an independent streak, CNN reported.

"Lemon ended the tweet with the hashtag "#BeBest", a reference to Melania's initiative focusing on children.

James tweeted Saturday about the I Promise school, saying "Love you guys".

The James-Trump feud has been brewing for months.

Mr Trump has taken a harsh stance on the ongoing debate over players in the National Football League (NFL) who refuse to stand for the national anthem in protest against racial injustice and police brutality.

LeBron's sentiments obviously got under the Donald's skin but this isn't the first time the two have had some bad blood between them.

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