The three players accused of shoplifting in China, have their first press conference after returning to the United States.
On Wednesday LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill apologized and admitted to shoplifting in China. The three young men were accused of stealing Louis Vuitton sunglasses from a store Hangzhou. The team was in China for an exhibition game against Georgia Tech. During the press conference they thanked President Trump as well as the Chinese Government and the Chinese police. Cody Riley said,
“To President Trump and the United States government, thank you for taking time to intervene on our behalf,”
Earlier in the day the President was already waiting on a show of gratitude for his help in getting them out of a this mess,
The players have been suspended “indefinitely” for the incident. More to come….