While Stern said a discussion about openly gay players could be part of future rookie orientation programs, he doesn't see a need to address the league. In a September interview, Hardaway spoke about his February comments, saying he "had no idea how much I hurt people. That summer, Hardaway and Mourning won a gold medal playing for the U. These are part of the problem. After Bol left the Warriors, Hardaway inherited it.
Hardaway averaged a career-high
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Archived from the original on January 3, I shouldn't have said I hate gay people or anything like that. Hardaway played for the Warriors until the middle of —96 season when he was traded to the Miami Heat along with Chris Gatling in exchange for Kevin Willis and Bimbo Coles. That kind of thinking can't be tolerated. When asked by the radio show host whether he realized that his remarks were homophobicHardaway responded by saying: