And he's rejecting the premise like an opponent's ill-advised layup.
James, who campaigned for Trump's opponent, Democrat Hillary Clinton, and has not been shy about using his celebrity for social causes, did the interview from the public school he opened for at-risk kids in Akron, called the "I Promise" school.
James addressed various topics during his interview with Lemon, including politics, saying Trump has used athletics and athletes to split up the country.
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Responses to the President's comments have been harsh and swift, crossing party lines.
The Cleveland Cavaliers star has repeatedly clashed with the President, and on Monday said he would refuse to ever sit face to face with him.
The focus now switches to how the four-time MVP will respond, if he responds at all, to the President's petty insult. I got an opportunity to see them and learn about them, and they got an opportunity to learn about me, and we became very good friends. "And I was like, 'Oh wow, this is all because of sports'".
"I don't have to tell (asterisk) anyone (asterisk) what LeBron James means to Ohio", Democrat Danny O'Connor tweeted.
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Kasich took to Twitter to back one of Ohio's native sons, by stating that it would be more prudent to celebrate LeBron's remarkable work for the kids of OH, as opposed to bashing him publicly. Lemon tweeted. "A man who puts kids in classrooms or one who puts kids in cages?" "I know the streets that they walk. But I think the president in charge now has given people - they don't care now, they throw it to your face", he said.
Lemon pressed James about a possibility of running for a political office after his National Basketball Association career. The logistics are underway, but James' foundation's website says doors are set to open in the fall of 2018 with 3rd and 4th grade classes, In 2019, 1st and 2nd will be added and by 2020, 6th, 7th and 8th grade classes will have been added. One, because I believe our president is trying to divide us.
"I would never sit across from him", James said. "No".
As of Saturday morning, James remained silent on the matter. "Going to White House was a great honor until you showed up!"
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