Golden State Warriors manager Steve Kerr won dual of his 5 championships as a actor underneath San Antonio Spurs manager Gregg Popovich, and Kerr mostly has oral rarely of his mentor.
So it competence not come as a warn that Kerr believes Popovich would make for a good U.S. president.
“I truly would opinion for Pop. He would make a good president,” Kerr pronounced Wednesday. “All jokes aside. we would opinion for him.”
Popovich has been unequivocally outspoken about domestic and amicable issues over a past integrate of seasons. The mostly stoic and indifferent Popovich has plainly criticized President Donald Trump for his actions and remarks.
“Honesty and integrity,” Kerr pronounced of Popovich. “Those would be dual unequivocally pivotal components for any chairman that wants to turn president. Honesty and firmness would be illusory to see. He would yield that.”
The Warriors were targets of Trump after a boss tweeted final month that a group would not be acquire during a White House.
Warriors star Stephen Curry concluded with Kerr about a Popovich candidacy, saying, “He’s good for a NBA and would be even improved for a country, probably.”
Kerr, who played for a Spurs during their 1999 and 2003 pretension runs, called Popovich “one of my pivotal mentors.”
“We’ve implemented some of a things Pop has finished over a years in Golden State,” Kerr said. “More than anything, we value him as a good crony and somebody we admire.”
The Warriors will play a Spurs in San Antonio on Thursday.