Michael Jordan says 'I support' LeBron James after Trump attack

Michael Jordan says 'I support' LeBron James after Trump attack

While speaking at the TCA summer press tour on Monday, David Nevins, Showtime's president, and CEO made the announcement.

The new show is scheduled to premier in October, the same month James will make his debut with the Los Angeles Lakers, Variety reports.

James is behind a three-part documentary series, "Shut Up and Dribble", announced Monday by Showtime.

Showtime has announced a new documentary series about the changing role of professional athletes in today's political environment, with National Basketball Association star LeBron James as executive producer.

The series is titled "Shut Up and Dribble", taken from conservative pundit Laura Ingraham's remarks to James in February when players from the Golden State Warriors declined an invitation to the White House after the 2018 NBA Finals. The series will trace the history of the NBA's players from the merger with the ABA to now and how players grew their off the court brands and platforms.

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The comment came after Trump on Friday had tweeted "Lebron James was just interviewed by the dumbest man on television, Don Lemon".

During James' CNN interview, James expressed disappointment with how Trump has used sports to divide Americans. "I like Mike", the President wrote on August 4. I got an opportunity to see them and learn about them, and they got the opportunity to learn about me.

James also promised a free bicycle and helmets for students and vowed to pay tuition to the University of Akron for I Promise graduates, among other things.

Mr. Lemon fired back Saturday morning, using first lady Melania Trump's anti-bullying campaign hashtag #BeBest.

"Look, there might be a cautionary lesson in LeBron for kids", she continued.

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