Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic was heavily criticized for sharing a racist video against Albanians. As it turns out, the Mavs youngster did not completely comprehend the clip he had shared and quickly took down the video as soon as he realized his mistake.
The 6-foot-7 guard also made a public apology and made it clear that he did not have any intention of promoting racism:
sorry about the video i posted!! didn’t see the bad world !!🙏🙏 i would never share something like that
— Luka Doncic (@luka7doncic) April 1, 2020
Doncic also reached out renowned Albanian personality Deni Hoxha, who was one of the individuals who called out Doncic for the video. Hoxha shared his exchange with the Mavs star and also expressed how he appreciated and accepted Doncic’s honest apology:
Mavericks player Luka Doncic shared by mistake a video with racist remarks towards Albanians. Thank you Luka for your apology 🙏 I believe you. Reconciliation between our nations is the only way forward. pic.twitter.com/bMV3BduHvs
— Deni Hoxha (@Deni_Hoxha) April 1, 2020
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SOURCE: Clutch Points, Paolo Songco