Upon learning of the suspension, Davis provided ESPN with the following statement: "It is with great remorse and humility that I accept this suspension for the insensitive words I used during Wednesday's broadcast".
After hitting the nothing-but-net shot, Davis, perhaps wanting to convey how hard a shot that was to make, spoke a racist colloquialismmore common during the antebellum through the Jim Crow eras of American history.
MI, DD in search of first win
Mumbai Indians take on Delhi Daredevils in the first match of our double-header - we're on air for all the build-up from 11am. The pitch had a good smattering of grass that had been rolled in, and both captains expected it to be good for batting.
The OKC Thunder commentator who saidRussell Westbrook was "out of his cotton-picking mind" is being punished for his bad choice of words. the team just announced. Davis apologized in a statement.
'We think obviously the use of that term was offensive and inappropriate, and I expressed that to Brian last night, ' team vice president of broadcasting Dan Mahoney told The Norman Transcript on Thursday. "Brian assures me it was not meant in any derogatory way, and he apologizes. But again, we feel strongly that it's inappropriate and offensive". Regardless, the term does have racist connotations, which is why Davis offered an apology over Twitter.
Still, more can be done.
Mahoney said Matt Pinto, the team's radio play-by-play announcer, will step in for the television broadcast, and the audio for television will be used for radio as a simulcast.
Australian boxer Anja Stridsman has won an extraordinary gold medal just months after she suffered a devastating knee injury. Local road cyclists Hosking and von Hoff had no such problems, winning their respective women's and men's races.
"I came to know I am the first president to visit Ambedkar's birthplace on the occasion of his birth anniversary ", Kovind said. The principal spoke on the occasion and said that Dr Ambedkar has occupied the 1st place by having founded the Constitution.
McConnell said that "the planning for this robust operation by the United States and our allies was clearly well considered". President al-Assad denied responsibility for the horrifying scenes in Douma, near the capital of Damascus.
Rumored specs for the phone include an nearly 6-inch Full HD display with an 18:9 ratio, a Snapdragon 630 chipset and 6GB of RAM. The smartphone will feature a rear-facing fingerprint scanner which will be hidden within the Motorola batwing logo.
Jammu: The rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua , Jammu and Kashmir has caused annoyance across the country. The girl, belonging to a nomadic Muslim tribe in the district, was sedated time and again before being raped and killed.
Riess is believed to be driving Hutchinson's vehicle , a white Acura TL with Florida license plate Y37TAA. Hutchinson's Acura has been observed in Louisiana and Corpus Christi, Texas, in the days since her death.
And a significant body of information including intelligence indicates the Syrian Regime is responsible for this latest attack. The Ministry of Defence (MoD) said that four RAF Tornado jets were deployed to launch missiles at a Syrian military facility.
Gmail for the web is getting a fresh redesign that will bring it closer to what its most recent Gmail for mobile app looks like. The compact view will be similar to the current Gmail design , something that current users should be happy about.
Vice President Mike Pence, said he wants the United States to make it clear China's involvement in the region was unacceptable. Sixty booths representing the firms will display farm produce, food, consumer goods and other services at the expo.
Some commuters were seen taking pictures with the Prime Minister inside a coach in which he was travelling. During his travel, services were running normal on Line-2 as per the normal schedule, he said.
President Trump did not specifically state the targets but did say the targets were associated with chemical weapon capabilities. Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White warned that Russian Federation was actively attempting to sow confusion about the attack.
President Trump ordered precision missile strikes Friday evening on Syria in retaliation for a suspected chemical attack . SNP leader at Westminster Ian Blackford said: "There is no mandate for the Government to take this action".
Pacific trade partners 'are not counting on America'
In fairness, Hillary Clinton also flip-flopped on the TPP, which was negotiated in part on her watch as secretary of state. Trump pulled out of the TPP at the start of his term but recently floated the idea of rejoining.
Thousands Gather for Winnie Mandela's Funeral in Johannesburg
I think their actions are actions of extreme cruelty, because they robbed my mother of her rightful legacy during her lifetime. Nothing could be further from the truth. "The overwhelming majority of women accept the patriarchy and protect it".
South Africa Lays 'Mama' Winnie Mandela To Rest
The family of the late Winnie Mandela has accused the South African government of being hypocritical for praising her after death. As one of the country's most prominent and polarizing figures, she retained political clout long after her divorce from Mandela.
The Sandlot Cast Reunites 25 Years After Film's Release
Patrick Renna , who played "Ham", admits that he showed it to his young son, but said "well, he's really big on Moana ". Chauncey Leopardi , who played Squints, confessed that his daughter "thinks I'm just kind of a dork".
Sega Mega Drive Mini Releasing Later This Year
According to Famitsu (via Forbes ), development of the new Mega Drive Mini will be handled by Sega . Although it seems like this partnership might be to manufacture a Sega Retro console.