Lightning’s Jon Cooper apologizes for ‘skirts’ comment: ‘It was wrong’

Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Jon Cooper looks on from the bench against the Florida Panthers during the third period in Game 2 of the first round of the 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 23 at Amerant Bank Arena in Sunrise, Fla. (Sam Navarro-USA TODAY Sports)

Before Jon Cooper’s exit interview news conference Wednesday, he opened up with an apology.