•   
  •   
  •   

Sports Jeremy Roenick apologizes for inappropriate comments

00:10  12 january  2020
00:10  12 january  2020 Source:   thescore.com

‘Rise Of Skywalker’ Screenwriter Explains Why Kelly Marie Tran Appears In Just 76 Seconds Of New ‘Star Wars’ Sequel

  ‘Rise Of Skywalker’ Screenwriter Explains Why Kelly Marie Tran Appears In Just 76 Seconds Of New ‘Star Wars’ Sequel Kelly Marie Tran’s Rose Tico was introduced in “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”, making history as the first woman of colour and also the first Asian-American to be cast in a significant role in the “Star Wars” franchise.Rose Tico returned for the sequel, "The Rise of Skywalker", but played a minor role — so minor that her character appeared onscreen for just over a minute within the 142-minute feature.

Former NHL forward Jeremy Roenick was suspended indefinitely by NBC Sports on Monday for his inappropriate comments about coworkers. Roenick made a series of questionable remarks about fellow hockey broadcasters Kathryn Tappen, Patrick Sharp and Anson Carter during a recent

Former NHL forward Jeremy Roenick was suspended indefinitely by NBC Sports on Monday for his inappropriate comments about coworkers. Roenick made a series

Jeremy Roenick wearing a suit and tie talking on a cell phone© Icon Sportswire / Getty

Jeremy Roenick has apologized after NBC suspended him nearly three weeks ago for inappropriate comments made about his co-workers.

"I want to take this opportunity to apologize to NBC Sports, Kathryn Tappen, Patrick Sharp, (and) Anson Carter for some insensitive comments that I made on a recent podcast," Roenick said in a video he tweeted out on Saturday. "I never meant to offend anyone and I definitely went too far and for that I deeply regret it."

Roenick appeared on the podcast "Spittin' Chiclets" last month, and he made multiple sexual references about his wife and his co-worker Tappen. He also made suspect comments about co-hosts Sharp and Carter.

Tortorella fined $20K for comments on officiating

  Tortorella fined $20K for comments on officiating Columbus Blue Jackets head coach John Tortorella has been fined $20,000 for his tirade against the officiating following a loss to the Chicago Blackhawks, the NHL announced Wednesday. He was also assessed a conditional fine of $25,000 if he displays similar inappropriate behavior through Dec. 29, 2020. Tortorella was upset with the referees on Sunday after they seemingly made an error with the game clock in overtime, which ultimately led to his team's apparent game-winning goal being negated.Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo was also injured during the ensuing shootout, which added fuel to Tortorella's displeasure.

NBC Sports suspends Jeremy Roenick indefinitely for inappropriate comments Former NHL forward Jeremy Roenick was suspended indefinitely by NBC Sports on

NBC Sports has suspended Jeremy Roenick , an on-air analyst and former Chicago Blackhawks forward, on Monday for “making inappropriate comments about his co-workers,” an NBC Sports spokesperson told The Wrap. The suspension is indefinite and is without pay. Roenick was a guest

NBC suspended him indefinitely without pay shortly after the episode was released.

"I've called everybody involved and I'm so thankful for their loving and gracious acceptance of my apology, and that includes my family and friends," Roenick added. "I've always tried to act professional, I've always tried to entertain. This time I went too far, and I will make sure in the future that I'm mindful of people's feelings, the sensitivities of my co-workers, and of all you, my loving fans."

Roenick has been with NBC as an analyst since 2010 after being hired shortly following his retirement from the NHL in 2009. He has yet to return to the network's broadcasts.

Copyright © 2020 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.

‘Little People, Big World’ Star Tori Roloff Says 2-Month-Old Daughter Has ‘Dwarfism’ .
Tori Roloff says her daughter has Dwarfism. RELATED: Jeremy And Audrey Roloff Welcome Baby Number Two The “Little People, Big World” star opened up about her newborn daughter’s condition in a series of Instagram Stories published Wednesday. Her daughter, Lilah Roloff, is only 2-months-old. The reality star decided to make the reveal after a commenter started to ask why Roloff had a second C-section."Lilah has dwarfism.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

usr: 1
This is interesting!