January 12th, 2014
09:48 AM ET

Rodman, teammates were 'absolutely' paid for trip to North Korea

New Day Weekend sat down with Former NBA star Charles D. Smith, who accompanied Dennis Rodman and others last week for a "basketball diplomacy" trip to North Korea.

In this candid conversation, Smith discussed the payment he and his teammates received for participating in a basketball game, Kim Jong Un's birthday, and the impact he feels the trip will have on the relationship between the U.S. and North Korea.

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