Jason Collins Comes Out: NBA Player Becomes First Openly Gay Professional Male Athlete In Major Sport

NBA center Jason Collins comes out as gay, is first openly gay athlete in a major sport (Photo: Reuters)

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NBA center Jason Collins has become the first male athlete in a major professional sport to come out as gay. The 34-year-old, a free agent who has played with the Washington Wizards and the Boston Celtics this past season, tells Sports Illustrated: "I didn't set out to be the first openly gay athlet

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