Excerpted From Breitbart: The Milwaukee Bucks, Memphis Grizzlies, and Dallas Mavericks refuse to stay at any of the hotels owned or licensed by Donald J. Trump.
The boycott by the three NBA team’s sends a clear message that the franchise ownerships do not support the soon to be 45th president of the United States.
ESPN reports that Bucks co-owner Marc Lasry, whose daughter served on Rahm Emanuel’s congressional staff and son worked in the White House under Valerie Jarrett, and the Mavericks owner Mark Cuban both endorsed beleaguered Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton during the presidential campaign. Shark Tank creator Cuban said during the run-up to the election that there was “no bigger jagoff in the world” than Donald Trump and criticized the New York billionaire for failing to reveal his tax returns.
Cuban might also be disappointed that Trump won based on a prediction he made prior to the election. “I have my Trump hedge on. In the event Donald wins, I have no doubt in my mind the market tanks,” Cuban reportedly asserted. “And so I literally have put on more than a 100 percent hedge that I’ll put on stronger.”
But, although withering some early stock market jitters after the Trump victory, the stock market took off. Both the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq showed sizable gains. Keep reading