Mark Cuban has been at the center of controversy over the last couple of days for his comments in an interview in which he said he would probably walk to the other side of the street if he saw a black kid wearing a hoodie late at night. He said he'd do the same if he saw a bald white guy covered in tattoos.
It was the "black kid with a hoodie" comment that raised the ire of many, because it brought to mind the
"In hindsight I should have used different examples," Cuban said on his Twitter account Thursday evening. "I didn't consider the Trayvon Martin family, and I apologize to them for that. Beyond apologizing to the Martin family, I stand by the words and substance of the interview.