Collins To Become 1st Openly Gay Player In The NBA -Jason Collins became the NBA's first active openly gay player Sunday, signing a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets.
Bernstein: Ten Months Have MatteredMichael Sam hasn't faced the same venom Jason Collins did, and that's a beautiful development.
Driver Charged With DUI In Crash That Killed Downstate Cop, Police DogJason Collins, 33, allegedly was driving under the influence when his pickup left the road and struck a marked police car in the center crossover on I-55 north of Route 23 about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.
LGBT Sports Hall Of Fame To Open In ChicagoIt’s the first hall of fame – at least on a national scale – to recognize LGBT athletes and their supporters.
Jason Collins' Ex-Fiancé: 'I Had No Idea'When NBA center Jason Collins came out of the closet in April, the announcement hit especially close to home for one person in particular - his ex-fiance, Carolyn Moos.
Photo: NFLPA Now Selling 'LGBT Pride' T-ShirtsThe winds of change appear to be blowing among professional sports.
Photo: Twin Brother Of Jason Collins Sports 'I'm The Straight One' Shirt Since coming out as the NBA's first openly gay player, Jason Collins' life has been a whirlwind.
ESPN President: We Should Have Been 'More Careful With Chris Broussard' On the same day NBA center Jason Collins came out of the closet as a gay man, ESPN's Chris Broussard made his feelings on homosexuality known.
Baffoe: Why Some Athletes Are Homophobes In much the same way rule changes have been implemented in youth sports to make them safer in hopes the grown-up games evolve—changing a culture of violence in hockey, for example—the prejudicial culture in sports needs to change from early on.
Charles Barkley: 'Everybody Has Played With A Gay Guy'A week after Jason Collins came out as the first active gay player in the NBA, Charles Barkley said Tuesday on The Dan Patrick Show that he played with gay teammates.
City Council Resolution Urges Sports Commissioners To Support LGBT AthletesThe Council’s Human Relations Committee wants to encourage athletes to be comfortable acknowledging their sexual orientation, as the NBA’s Jason Collins has.
Westboro Baptist Church To Protest Thursday's Bulls GameWhen NBA center Jason Collins came out of the closet on Monday, the 34-year-old veteran received a flurry of criticism and support.