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Toronto Raptors To Meet Justin Trudeau In Ottawa Instead Of Trump In Washington

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Photo: @justinpjtrudeau / Instagram

Many know that it is tradition for an NBA team to visit the White House after winning the NBA Finals. Last week, the Toronto Raptors beat the Golden State Warriors in game 6 to clinch the organization’s first NBA championship.

However, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson voiced his desire for the Toronto Raptors to instead visit Parliament Hill in the nation’s capital.

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Now it looks like Head Coach Nick Nurse is trying to set a date to meet Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Ottawa. At this moment, no other details have been revealed.

https://twitter.com/GoTorontoRaptor/status/1141584261402677248?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1141584261402677248%7Ctwgr%5E393039363b636f6e74726f6c&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.blogto.com%2Fsports_play%2F2019%2F06%2Ftoronto-raptors-ottawa%2F

Trudeau was in attendance during the Toronto Raptors championship parade on Monday and seemed to thoroughly enjoy the experience.

What do you think? Does Donald Trump deserve a visit from Kawhi Leonard and his teammates this summer?

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