LeBron James Reacts To Backlash To His Brittney Griner Comment Questioning Whether She Would Want To Return To America

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LeBron James took to Twitter to clarify some comments he made about Brittney Griner that received plenty of backlash.

During the trailer for the upcoming episode of “The Shop,” LeBron questioned whether Griner should want to return to America after the ordeal is resolved.

… how can she feel like America has her back? I would be feeling like, ‘Do I even want to go back to America?’

People on the Internet immediately blasted LeBron for his comment.

Following the backlash, LeBron said he wasn’t trying to knock America but get into Griner’s state of mind.