Los Angeles Lakers rookie D’Angelo Russell offered an apology a day after ESPN reported a rift has developed between he and his teammates after a video he took of Nick Young made its way to social media.

Addressing the media for the first time on Wednesday, Russell said he’s “sick” over the situation.

“I feel as sick as possible,” Russell said in a news conference before the team’s 102-100 overtime win against the Heat. “Been asked 110 times, and my answer and feeling stay same.”

Russell was booed by the home crowd when he was announced in Wednesday’s starting lineup, a reaction he said after the game that he expected.

“I can’t really show my face anywhere without people hating me right now,” Russell said after the game. “I don’t know. I try to handle it the right way and remember why I’m here, which is to play basketball.”

Prior to the game, Russell said he regrets the whole situation and that he wishes he “could make things better right away but I can’t.”

The video, which is believed to have come to light last week via the Twitter account of a celebrity gossip site, shows Russell filming Young while asking questions about Young being with other women. Young and Australian rapper Iggy Azalea announced their engagement in June.

Russell said he feels like he has put Young’s personal life in jeopardy.

“Honestly, I do,” he said. “I’ve always been known as a guy that plays around a lot, and he has been, too. To be around somebody that’s similar, with the same similar characteristics, is different. He’s one of the guys that I’ve always talked to about anything, and I cherished our friendship. For me to have an incident like this come up and put it in jeopardy is not what I was intending to do.”

Russell, 20, said he has apologized to Young for the incident.

“I reached out to [Young], let him know my apologies,” Russell said. “I don’t know if they were accepted. I wouldn’t blame him.”

Young also talked to the media in a separate news conference held shortly before Russell spoke. Young, who did not take questions, said he didn’t want to get into his personal life.

“I think it’s best that me and D’Angelo handle the situation we have in a private manner outside the media,” Young said. “I think it’s something we really do need to sit down and talk about. That’s about it. What happened is what happened. We’ve got to work on it.”

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