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UMass Sophmore Derrick Gordan Comes Out As Gay
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — UMass basketball player Derrick Gordon says in a televised interview that he is gay.
Gordon made the announcement on ESPN on Wednesday, becoming the first openly gay player in Division Imen's basketball.
The guard was the Minutemen's fourth-leading scorer wit…
Twitter Users Condemn Jason Collins For Coming Out As Gay
Whenever a big time news story breaks, you can always rely on Twitter to give you both insightful commentary and a representation from the depths of the Internet, both in 140 characters or less. This is a profile of the latter, as many people have taken it upon themselves to try and tear down NBA pl…
NBA Center Jason Collins Comes Out As Gay
Jason Collins has spent 12 years in the NBA with a number of teams, most recently the Washington Wizards. However, more important than his contributions on the court is his most recent contribution off of it, as he told Sports Illustrated that he is gay, becoming the first active player in the NBA t…