Originally written on Pass The Pill  |  Last updated 10/17/14

LAS VEGAS - SEPTEMBER 18: Boxers Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L) and Juan Manuel Marquez pose during their official weigh-in at the MGM Grand Garden Arena September 18, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The two will fight at the MGM on September 19. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Floyd Mayweather Jr. says he will not apologize to Jeremy Lin for his Tweet a few days ago implying that Jeremy Lin was only receiving so much attention because of his Asian decent.

The fact of the matter is. Jeremy Lin wants a break from all of the media hype, and he isn’t going to get it when his name is being tied to the antics of Mayweather Jr. We all know that good things rarely come from the mouth of the champ, and I’m sure Jeremy Lin wasn’t even expecting an apology.

Mayweather was quoted as saying-

“Like I said, the media always take your words and screw ’em up.”

They failed to say that I said the guy was a good player.”

“Do I regret what I said? Absolutely not,” he added. “I stand by what I said and I meant what I said.”

However, Mayweather will probably ride out this headline as long as it keeps fans off from the topic of him continually ducking a Manny Pacquiao mega-fight.

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