Tristan Thompson Becomes A U.S. Citizen
Written by BET on November 29, 2020
Canadian-born NBA star Tristan Thompson has formally been granted his United States citizenship. On Tuesday (Nov. 24) the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Companies (USCIS) Twitter account shared a photograph of the 29-year-old taking the Oath of Allegiance.
“I got here to the US on a pupil visa and have all the time had large goals,” Thompson mentioned in line with USCIS. “I’m now really dwelling the American dream.”
“Congrats on reaching your objectives,” the tweet learn. “Better of luck with NBA #Celtics as a #NewUSCitizen!”
The information of Thompson’s U.S. citizenship comes as he additionally shared thrilling information that he can be heading to Boston to proceed his skilled basketball profession with the Celtics after enjoying for the Cleveland Cavaliers for 9 seasons. Earlier this month, Thompson signed a $19 million, two-year cope with the Boston Celtics to play middle and energy ahead, in line with Yahoo Sports.