LeBron James and other NBA athletes criticize Donald Trump after tweet about Warriors

After Donald Trump tweeted he'd revoke the Warriors' invite to the White House, LeBron James clapped back.

The Warriors had planned to meet as a team and decide whether they wanted to go to the White House. Kevin Durant had previously said he doesn't want to go, and Stephen Curry said the same on Friday. So on Saturday morning, Donald Trump tweeted the team is no longer invited.

For clarity, Curry was not "hesitating." He said, verbatim, “I don’t want to go."

MORE: NFL players react to Donald Trump's comments

Following Trump's tweet, several people in the sports world reacted, but perhaps the most noticeable voice was from LeBron James who called Trump a "bum" in a Twitter response.

James issued a more in-depth response in a video later in the day.

"It’s not about dividing," James said. "We as American people need to come together even stronger."

Of course James wasn't the only NBA player to have a reaction. Members of the Warriors, and other players chimed in on Trump's tweet throughout Saturday afternoon.

NBA players respond to Donald Trump on Twitter

As Trump continues to make comments about sports stars, expect those very same players to make their own comments to defend themselves.

Trump also issued a follow-up response on his Twitter account, but it was directed more towards NFL players:

If a player wants the privilege of making millions of dollars in the NFL,or other leagues, he or she should not be allowed to disrespect our Great American Flag (or Country) and should stand for the National Anthem. If not, YOU'RE FIRED. Find something else to do!"

Expect much more back-and-forth as this continues.

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