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Polish player gets apology from sportscaster Catalon

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CBS announcer and Albany resident Andrew Catalon, who for years served as a local sportscaster at WNYT, has apologized to a Gonzaga player for using an ethnic slur Friday to describe a defense used by Oklahoma State. During the second half of the NCAA Tournament Game, Oklahoma State began fouling Przemek Karnowski. Catalon called the team’s strategy against the Polish-born player a “Hack-a-Polack.” He apologized on air later in the broadcast, and then again on ...

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