Wizards broadcaster apologizes for ‘pull the trigger’ reference to father of Rockets’ Kevin Porter

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New York Daily News

An NBA broadcaster appeared to reference either the shooting death or manslaughter conviction of Kevin Porter Jr.’s father Wednesday night after Porter hit a game-winning shot. “Kevin Porter Jr., like his dad, pulled that trigger right at the right time,” said Washington Wizards color commentator Glenn Consor after Porter hit the shot to give his Houston Rockets a 114-111 win over the Wizards. Consor apologized Wednesday morning, claiming that he was simply bad at his job and had thought Kevin Porter Jr. was the son of a Kevin Porter who played for the Wizards franchise back in the 1970s and 8…

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