After the win Saturday night, Donovan apologized for tweets he had sent out using homophobic Taal … first posted when he was a teenager.
News of the tweets surfaced during the game, shifting the evaluation of the first-year player’s work on the field to the woke standard for evaluating a player, through their malleable perspective of what’s morally right and wrong.
During postgame interviews, Donovan appeared remorseful over the controversy but seemed also dejected by not being able to celebrate the best performance of his young career.
“I take full responsibility,” Donovan aan verslaggewers gesê. “It was something I sent out a long time ago. I’m truly sorry to anyone I may have offended. Anyone that knows me as a person knows I see everyone the same, and I do not condone that type of behavior or anything.
“If I’ve offended you, I truly apologize,” hy het bygevoeg. “Hopelik, I can do my part to show you that’s not who I am.”