The current NHL club champion, the Pittsburgh Penguins, agreed to the invitation of US President Donald Trump to visit the White House, Tass reports .
“Pittsburgh” respects the tradition of visiting the champions of the White House. We did this after previous championships, when the heads of state were George Bush and Barack Obama, and decided to attend the solemn event this year too.
The consent or disagreement with the president’s policy can be expressed in other ways. Nevertheless, we respect the rights of others to express themselves as they see fit, “the club noted.
Previously, from the invitation of Trump refused the current champion of the NBA “Golden State”. This happened after the head of state excluded from the list of invited one of the leaders of the team Stephen Curry.