Toronto Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews made a statement Wednesday regarding the disorderly conduct charge filed against him.
"I regret any of my actions that would ever put a distraction on the team or distress any individual," Matthews said. "I take a lot of pride in preparing myself for the season and representing the Toronto Maple Leafs as well as I can."
Matthews didn't take any questions due to the ongoing investigation.
Auston Matthews addressed the media about his disorderly conduct charges. He took no questions, only made a statement. pic.twitter.com/wfvSrSt6qV — Yahoo Sports Canada (@YahooCASports) September 25, 2019
The charge against Matthews stems from a May 26 incident in his hometown of Scottsdale, Arizona.