Celtics’ Kyrie Irving Apologizes for Saying ‘F**k Thanksgiving’

Breitbart | 11/22/2018 | Staff
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Celtics guard Kyrie Irving said he was just “frustrated” and has apologized for flippantly saying “f**k Thanksgiving” at a press conference, after Wednesday’s 117-109 loss to the New York Knicks.

The controversy stemmed from a reporter wishing Irving a Happy Thanksgiving as the player was leaving the press conference. In reply, Irving grumbled, “f**k Thanksgiving” over his shoulder, according to Sports Illustrated.

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But now Irving is apologizing saying that his offensive comment was just said out of frustration after losing to the Knicks.

“I spoke w/ frustration after last nights game and spoke words that shouldn’t be in a professional setting no matter what,” the player tweeted on Thanksgiving Day.

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Irving added that he did not mean to attack the holiday.

Some read more into Irving’s apology, though....
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