Sports Popovich gives the Trump: "Who said the series was over?"

12:25  14 august  2020
12:25  14 august  2020 Source:   formel1.de

Popovich: Standing for anthem is 'personal decision'

  Popovich: Standing for anthem is 'personal decision' San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich elected not to kneel with his and the Sacramento Kings players during the national anthem Friday. Popovich didn't reveal his reasons for standing but simply referred to them as personal. "I'd prefer to keep that to myself," he said postgame, according to Tim Reynolds of The Associated Press. "Everybody has to make a personal decision. The league's been great about that; everybody has the freedom to react any way they want. For whatever reasons I have, I reacted the way I wanted to.

Popovich also said he’s proud of the athletes who have protested these past few years. “It starts with [Colin] Kaepernick kneeling and the situation with the Gregg Popovich AP. It’s not the first time Popovich has pointed out inaccurate statements by President Trump , or taken his leadership to task.

More recently, Popovich has criticized Trump ’s executive order banning immigrants from seven Over the years he embraced his progressivism, the aging hippie who never stopped wanting to fight Egan said the dinner conversation wound up being milder than he’d imagined. Popovich was in a

Spurs-Coach Gregg Popovich nimmt Trump auf die Schippe © Kevin C. Cox Spurs coach Gregg Popovich pokes fun at Trump

star coach Gregg Popovich poked fun at his intimate enemy Donald Trump after losing with the San Antonio Spurs at the final tournament of the professional basketball league NBA. "Who said the series was over? This is fake news. Totally fake news," joked the 71-year-old in Orlando, Florida.

The Spurs are not in the play-offs for the first time since 1997, a successful run with five titles (1999, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2014) is over. But Popovich, also US national coach, denied the facts after the 112: 118 against Utah Jazz in Trump-style. "A lot of people have told me the show isn't over yet. I talk to people all the time, they call me and say, 'Pop, the show isn't over,'" Popovich said.

The experienced head coach regularly uses his popularity to criticize Trump's policies. To him, the president is a "destroyer", "coward" and "troubled idiot".

Neil Young announces new EP - including anti-Trump song .
When the EP “The Times” will be released has not yet been determined © Provided by www.rollingstone.de Neil Young When the EP “The Times "Is not yet certain. Neil Young has announced a new EP entitled" The Times "on its website. When exactly it should appear, however, has not yet been determined. But for the fact that the protest song "Lookin‘ For A Leader 2020 "is there. Young released the song last July as part of his online concert series " Fireside Sessions ." With a repositioned lyrics, he

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