What will the "Gay Athlete" add to the same-sex debate?
With the Sports Illustrated issue soon to hit stands, what does this mean for the privacy of the athlete? Will people dig for secrets to increase the volume of the same-sex debate? Will anyone have the confidence to be on the other side of the coin and disagree with Collins' sexual preference?
As the 34-year-old big man enters into free agency, will teams with strong disapproval of the gay lifestyle boycott their teams to ensure that Collins doesn't come to their home court? All these questions beckon an answer, and the NBA will have their work cut out for them.