Greg Popovich Calls Trump Dangerous To Our Institutions
Before the Spurs went out and almost pulled off the Game 1 upset over the Golden State Warriors, Greg Popovich had a very impactful statement about the President of the United States.
When he was asked about ever getting distracted by the state of the country, he responded as only Popovich would.
Gregg Popovich lighting into Donald Trump about how he conducts himself: "It's a game show" pic.twitter.com/kLyUYtg3Xi
— Anthony Slater (@anthonyVslater) May 14, 2017
This isn’t the first time that the Spurs head coach has criticized Donald Trump as he has made critical comments to the media before when discussing the President.
Whether you agree or disagree with what Pop is saying, I appreciate his thoughtfulness with the message and the fact he takes this platform to present constructive thoughts and ideas.
Others took to social media to react to what Popovich said.
Gregg Popovich ia an idiot for criticizing President Trump. He should stick to coaching basketball not presidents.
— Treehead (@GhettoGich) January 22, 2017
Pop has 1000x more integrity than clown trump. And people listen to him. https://t.co/b8EL5N1Ked
— kyle clapham (@kyleclapham) May 15, 2017
If a conservative NBA coach would have voiced his opinion on Hillary Clinton he would be fined but Pop gets praised for attacking Trump
— Timothy P. Burden (@timothy_burden) May 15, 2017
Looking forward to Trump calling Pop a loser https://t.co/di46nBVuTU
— Bruce Arthur (@bruce_arthur) May 14, 2017
@MrMichaelLee so crazy that Pop goes at Trump and he gets no backlash but Kaep on the other hand, a backup QB is an distraction. Pop the GM & Coach.
— J. (@BarackOBoogie) May 14, 2017
— Scott (@Benny29863) May 14, 2017
Impeach Trump. Impeach Pence.
Pop for President.
— John Lurie (@lurie_john) May 14, 2017
Pop calls Trump's actions "embarrassing" and "dangerous." Says he's treating the presidency like he's on a game show.
— Scott Cacciola (@ScottCacciola) May 14, 2017
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