gay athletes

Jason Collins, the 35-year-old basketball star who announced last year that he was gay, has joined the roster of the Brooklyn Nets. According to reports,…

Missouri Tiger Michael Sam announced he is gay.  The All-American defensive end shared the news in an ESPN interview.  The Hitchcock, Texas native decided now…

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Washington Wizards center Jason Collins is coming out as a gay man, prompted by support from friends and the ongoing debate about marriage equality, he tells Sports Illustrated. After years of struggling with his sexuality, he says he was spurred by friend and Massachusetts Congressman Joe Kennedy’s bravery in marching in Boston’s 2012 Gay Pride Parade. He will […]