• Trump got his thank you from UCLA players in their first comments on China arrest

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    The three UCLA basketball players arrested in China spoke for the first time about the situation.
    The players thanked President Donald Trump after he wondered earlier in the day if they would.
    Trump intervened on the players' behalf during his recent trip to China.
    The three UCLA freshman basketball players who were arrested and charged with shoplifting during a trip to China gave President Donald Trump the thank you he was looking for.
    Earlier on Wednesday, Trump wondered aloud on Twitter if the players would thank him for intervening on their behalf.
    The three players held a press...
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  • UCLA athletes arrested in China thank Trump

    UCLA athletes arrested in China thank Trump

    7 days ago - By NBC News

    Three UCLA basketball players who were arrested in China apologized to their families and fans and thanked President Donald Trump for their release on Wednesday.
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  • UCLA players suspended after China incident

    7 days ago - By ESPN


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  • Needy Trump Wants Praise For Helping To Release UCLA Basketball Players From China

    7 days ago - By News One

    President Donald Trump is asking for a pat on the back for helping to release three UCLA college basketball players arrested in China for shoplifting.
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  • Donald Trump wants his 'thank you' from LiAngelo Ball, other UCLA 'knuckleheads'

    7 days ago - By CBS Sports

    Trump tweets that the UCLA players who were arrested in China should be thankful he got them out
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  • ‘Thank you President Trump'? - US leader hints at UCLA gratitude for negotiating release

    ‘Thank you President Trump'? - US leader hints at UCLA gratitude for negotiating release

    7 days ago - By RT

    US President Donald Trump hinted he wants a simple ‘thank you' for reportedly negotiating the release of three UCLA Bruins freshman basketball players detained by police for shoplifting in China.
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  • Trump wonders in tweet if UCLA basketball players will thank him for intervening in shoplifting case

    Trump wonders in tweet if UCLA basketball players will thank him for intervening in shoplifting case

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    Three UCLA basketball players returned home after being arrested on charges of shoplifting while in China.
    US President Donald Trump reportedly made a personal plea to the Chinese government to assist in the case.
    Trump wondered in a tweet on Tuesday if the players would thank him for intervening in the case.
    US President Donald Trump on Wednesday pondered in a tweet if the three UCLA basketball players arrested on charges of shoplifting in China will thank him for intervening in the case.
    The three players - LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley, and Jalen Hill - were sent home from China after being...
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  • ‘Know anything about these knuckleheads?': How Trump helped free the UCLA basketball players detained in China

    ‘Know anything about these knuckleheads?': How Trump helped free the UCLA basketball players detained in China

    7 days ago - By National Post

    MANILA, Philippines - President Donald Trump found out about the great UCLA-China basketball episode of 2017 when members of his staff saw it on CNN just before Trump's dinner with the president of China in Beijing last week.
    They learned that three American college basketball players - representing a storied sports program visiting China for an early-season game sponsored by one of China's largest companies - had been arrested on Nov. 8, accused of stealing designer sunglasses at a high-end shopping mall.
    The alleged offence was hardly life or death. But what begun as a simple accusation...
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  • Donald Trump Says LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Players Were Headed for 10 Years in Jail

    7 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    President Donald Trump said Wednesday that LiAngelo Ball and two of his UCLA basketball teammates were in line for 10-year jail sentences in China before he intervened.
    Regarding the situation, Trump tweeted , "Do you think the three UCLA basketball players will say thank you President Trump? They were headed for 10 years in jail!"
    Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill arrived in Los Angeles on Tuesday after being detained in China for allegedly shoplifting sunglasses from a Louis Vuitton store in Hangzhou, China, according to ESPN.com .
    Ball, Riley and Hill were in China with the rest of the...
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  • Trump Demands That African-American UCLA Basketball Players Thank Him For Doing His Job

    7 days ago - By Politicus USA

    Donald Trump is supposed to be serving the public, but he thinks that three UCLA basketball players should be thanking him for getting them out of an accusation that they stole sunglasses while in China. Trump showed that he has no idea what public service means by tweeting: Do you think the three UCLA Basketball...
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  • Donald Trump Wants UCLA Basketball Players to Thank Him for Intervening in China Case

    7 days ago - By SI

    Three UCLA basketball players were arrested last week in China for shoplifting.
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