ESPN host Jon Anderson has apologized to Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Zach Whitecloud for making an insensitive joke concerning the native participant’s final identify.
Throughout Monday evening’s “SportsCenter,” Anderson lined highlights of the Golden Knights’ 5-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers in Recreation 3 of their second-round sequence. Anderson made the remark whereas highlighting Whitecloud’s second-period purpose.
“What sort of identify is WhiteCloud? An incredible identify for those who’re a rest room paper,” Anderson stated.
Whitecloud was the primary NHL participant from the Dakota Nation from Sioux Valley in Manitoba, Canada.