ESPN sorry for offensive headline on Lin story

New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin reacts after hitting a basket during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the New Jersey Nets, Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012, at Madison Square Garden in New York. Lin led all scorers with 25 points as the Knicks defeated the Nets 99-92. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

February 18, 2012 8:53:39 AM PST
ESPN has apologized for using a racial slur in a headline for a story on Knicks sensation Jeremy Lin.