Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving said he wants to “apologise deeply” for social media links to a film with anti-Semitic ideas, the NBA guard declaring, “I’m not anti-Semitic.”
In an exclusive interview with SportsNet New York (SNY) released Sunday [AEDT], Irving made his most direct public comments regarding the posts he made linking to a controversial film and the uproar they caused.
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“I just really want to focus on the hurt that I caused or the impact that I made within the Jewish community, putting some type of threat, or assumed threat, on the Jewish community,” Irving told SNY.
“I just want to apologise deeply for all my actions for the time that…