Explore Jason Collins and more!

Jarron and Jason Collins

Jarron and Jason Collins

Perhaps the difference between Jason Collins and Glenn Burke, besides 35 years, is having the people around him to provide support.

Reilly: Jason Collins' debt to Glenn Burke

Actually, Jason Collins Isn't the First Openly Gay Man in a Major Pro Sport Major-league baseball player Glenn Burke was comfortably out to his teammates and friends in back then, it was the press that wasn't ready for a gay male athlete.

NBA veteran Jason Collins is gay. The 12-season star athlete has come out in a new Sports Illustrated article, admitting to having led a "double life" for his entire basketball career...(read more)

Sports legends, politicians praise NBA veteran center Jason Collins after he comes out as gay - Steve Rothaus' Gay South Florida

I'm not sure about this one.  I was taking apart the Truelove knot and had an aha moment.  I twisted and tied and this is what I got.  Probably already a known knot but if not I will call this knot 'The Double'.

I was taking apart the Truelove knot and had an aha moment. I twisted and tied and this is what I got. Probably already a known knot but if not I will call this knot 'The Double'.

Common Sense Club: The response to NBA center Jason Collins coming out as Gay.

Yep, exactly the way this world has become! So sad. Jason Collins even got a call from Obama to congratulate him on coming out. Wonder when Obama is going to "come out"?

Programs turned fans, summertime DIY, green ribbons // Jason Collins Photography

Colorful Outdoor Wedding at Presidential Home - Charlottesville, VA

14. As a player who dominated tennis in the 1980s, Martina Navratilova might be considered the greatest tennis player when considering her resume with singles, doubles and mixed doubles. She has worked in media, calling tennis matches and speaking out on the sport. She is very well-known for supporting underprivileged causes and being a symbol for gay rights. She was recently cited by NBA player Jason Collins as being an inspiration and pioneer for him.

Ranking the 25 Most Powerful People in Tennis

Martina Navratilova Martina Navratilova poses with her award during the ITF World Champions Dinner at Pavillion D'Armenonville on June 2013 in Paris, France.

How the media and culture treated Tebow versus how it treated Jason Collins, the first openly-gay NBA player. Image source: Twitter via Twitchy

Sad, but true. I loved having tim Tebow out there! I always watched, since they all got rid of him, I don't bother with football, much!

Pinterest
Search