I couldn't quite believe what was happening. I have lost count of the number of times I have been to America. I love the country, yet I was being made to feel like a criminal.
DWIGHT YORKE, former Manchester United striker, on being denied entry to the United States due to an Iranian stamp on his Trinidad and Tobago passport, having represented the 'World Stars' in a charity match against 'Iranian Stars' in Teheran in 2015.
Everybody loves drama, man. It feels like we're in a big soap opera. A reality TV show.
KEVIN DURANT, Golden State Warriors forward, on his soured relationship with former team-mate Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma City Thunder being the prime topic of the All-Star weekend.