A Los Angeles-based coffee franchise has banned NBA star Kawhi Leonard from their coffee shops after he signed with the Los Angeles Clippers instead of the Lakers.
Yahoo! News reports Alfred Coffee has banned Kawhi Leonard and Paul George from visiting their coffee shops after they joined the Clippers instead of the Lakers. The franchise made the announcement on their Instagram story with the following notice:
“We reserve the right to refuse service to Kawhi Leonard, Paul George, and anyone else affiliated with the Clippers organization- Alfred”
However, the ban didn’t sit well with Clipper’s fans and they left angry comments on the franchises social media pages.
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“Aw boohoo Alfred Coffee, Kawhi Leonard & Paul George didn’t sign with the Lakers. Let me play ya a song on the world’s smallest violin”.-@JPestchauer
“Yes because i’m sure Kawhi really wanted to spend his time in LA going to “Alfred Coffee”-@Kryptonite33_
Alfred Coffee turned off their Instagram comments after receiving backlash from the fans. Eater says the company will be releasing an official statement soon in reference to the sudden announcement.
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