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However, Cuban said before tip-off that his main focus on the All-Star Celebrity Game would be singular: “Survive.”
And for the game, Cuban is wearing the number 46 on his jersey, in what a source said was a wag of the finger toward Pres.
The Dallas Mavericks owner is in New Orleans for the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game on Friday (Feb. 17), where he’ll be joining fellow guest players for what’s likely to be a hijinks-filled night in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Trump is the 45th president of the United States, making the next person to sit in the Oval Office the 46th to do so.
Donald Trump to imply he plans to run for president in 2020.
Mark Cuban trolls President Trump at NBA All-Star Celebrity Game
Source says Mark Cuban to wear 46 in Celebrity Game in response to President Trump tweeting he’s “not smart enough to run for president!”
Mark Cuban, the owner of the Dallas Mavericks and very vocal critic of President Trump, played in the NBA All-Star Celebrity and subtledly took a shot at No.
Twitter to say Cuban is “not smart enough to run for president!” the Mavs owner purposely took the court wearing No.
Days after Trump took to (where else?)
Donald Trump thinks Mark Cuban is “not smart enough to run for president!” (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)Regardless, Cuban is just the latest NBA figure to share his displeasure with Trump, joining a number of players and head coaches, lead by Gregg Popovich of the Spurs.
46 at celebrity game https://t.co/PvJu6Y6Oqg #DallasMavericks Playing in the NBA … pic.twitter.com/uykIO1Ftim — Sportsnaut (@Sportsnaut) February 18, 2017
Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and President Donald Trump are no strangers to trading barbs with each other, and Cuban fired the latest attack on Friday.
LOOK: Mark Cuban trolls President Trump by wearing No.
According to ESPN New York, Cuban made a conscious choice prior to his appearance in Friday’s NBA Celebrity All-Star Game, attempting to ruffle the 45th president’s feathers after Trump said Cuban was “not smart enough” to run for president.
MORE: Kyrie Irving believes the earth is flat: ‘They lie to us’Mark Cuban will wear the 46 jersey at 7 pm EST in the NBA All Star Celebrity Game on ESPN in response to President Trump.