National Hockey League Hockey Schedule, News, Tickets, Scores, Players, Blogs, Videos, Links and More
More Fan Site Teams:

Devante Smith-Pelly Says He Would Skip White House Visit Because of "Racist, Sexist, & Gross Comments From Trump"

Devante Smith-Pelly Says He Would Skip White House Visit Because of "Racist, Sexist, & Gross Comments From Trump"
Published On: Mon, Jun 11
Mar 7, 2015; Glendale, AZ, USA; Arizona Coyotes defenseman Connor Murphy (5) and defenseman John Moore (17) sandwich Montreal Canadiens right wing Devante Smith-Pelly (21) as goalie Mike Smith (41) and center Lars Eller (81) look on in the first period at Gila River Arena. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports

Following the rescinded invitation of the Philadelphia Eagles to the White House after winning the Super Bowl a€” President Donald Trump made sure there would be n issues in the NBA as he stated neither the Golden State Warriors or Cleveland Cavaliers would be issued an invitation to the White House after the NBA Finals. That statement came after both teams stated they wouldna€™t go anyway.

Just days before the Washington Capitals won the Stanley Cup against the Vegas Golden Knights, reporters wanted to know if anyone on the team would forego a trip to the White House, and sure enough, they found one.

In light of President Donald Trump disinviting the Super Bowl champion-Philadelphia Eagles from a ceremony at the White House, Washington winger Devante Smith-Pelly was asked about a possible visit to Pennsylvania Avenue and he did not mince words.

Read the complete news article here...


More Featured News

Backes counting on better health, luck for himself, Bruins
Published On: Sat, Aug 18
David Backes expects things to be quite different for himself and the Boston Bruins this season."We had a lot of freak injuries, a lot of missed time that was kind of one-off type i...
Dallas Stars hope to re-sign C Tyler Seguin
Published On: Sat, Aug 18
Dallas Stars general manager Jim Nill spoke with Matthew DeFranks of the Dallas Morning NewsA to provide an update on extension talks for center Tyler Seguin. While hea€™s hopeful t...
Leon Draisaitl confident Oilers can return to playoffs next season
Published On: Sat, Aug 18
Leon Draisaitl knows the Edmonton Oilers had a disappointing season last year, but hea€™s confident history wona€™t repeat itself.a€œI think wea€™re too good of a team where wea€™re...
Maple Leafs Shopping Calvin Pickard
Published On: Sat, Aug 18
The Maple Leafs had the top goaltending tandem at the minor league level in Garret Sparks and Calvin Pickard.A  Both players put up strong numbers that should have them on the radar...
Alex Ovechkin Best Summer Ever ... I'm a Dad Now!!!
Published On: Sat, Aug 18
NHL star Alex Ovechkin is still livin' the dream -- on top of winning his first Stanley Cup ... he's now welcomed his first child to the world.The Washington Caps' captain is a new ...
Bryan Berard Suing NHL for Not Protecting Him from Brain Injuries During Career
Published On: Fri, Aug 17
Former hockey starA Bryan BerardA has filed a lawsuit against theA NHLA for failing to protect him from brain injuries during his career, according toA TMZ Sports."The time has come...
Jerseys Hats Shirts Sweatshirts