Trump Using NFL Anthem Debate to Peddle His Personal Agenda, Says Former Dallas Mavericks Owner

June 6, 2018
Trump again lashed out at the NFL by canceling the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles' invitation to the White House after he learned only some of players planned to attend. Frank Zaccanelli, the CEO of Fiamma Partners and former president and co-owner of the Dallas Mavericks basketball team, tells Cheddar that President Trump’s antagonism with the NFL and its players has gone beyond the anthem and now appears to be in service of his own political agenda.