PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pittsburgh Penguins released a statement Sunday stating they have accepted an invitation to visit the White House this year.
The decision to release the statement came one day after the Golden State Warriors announced they will not be accepting the invitation to visit the White House.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have a statement regarding the team’s upcoming White House visit.
— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) September 24, 2017
President Donald Trump responded to the Penguins accepting the invitation on Twitter.
Please to inform that the Champion Pittsburgh Penguins of the NHL will be joining me at the White House for Ceremony. Great team!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 24, 2017