Posts tagged "jason collins"

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December 2nd Vixens: Celebs That Share Your Birthday

Happy Birthday to all the Sagittarius born today (December 2nd)! It’s the one day of…

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Beyoncé Covers Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People Issue

  Bey’s royal reign continues as she tops yet another list, but this time the superlative is about business, not ballads. Time Magazine…

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UMass Student First Openly Gay Player in D1 Basketball

Senior Derrick Gordon openly admitted to being gay yesterday (April 9) in an interview with ESPN and Outsports. The 22-year-old guard opened u…

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Jason Collins Signs To Brooklyn Nets, Becomes First Openly Gay NBA Player

Jason Collins has become the first openly gay American athlete on an active roster in any major sport today, after signing a 10-day contract with…

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A$AP Rocky Apologizes To Jason Collins For Awkward VMA Sideeye

The 2013 MTV Video Music Awards was chock full of questionable moments throughout the night, but (Miley Cyrus aside) A$AP Rocky and Jason Collins may…

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Westboro Baptist Church Blames Kevin Durant For Oklahoma Tornado Tragedy

A prominent member of the Westboro Baptist Church is drawing a link between the Oklahoma tornado's devastation and a local team's support for openly gay…

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ESPN Finally Responds To Chris Broussard: But Why Does He Still Have A Job?

ESPN President John Skipper had been somewhat silent in the aftermath of Chris Broussard's comments on gay NBA player Jason Collins. But at Tuesday's upfront…

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T.I. Talks Expanding Hustle Gang, Lil Wayne Lyrics Controversy And More

T.I. plots to take over with his Hustle Gang empire. After aligning forces with newcomer rapstress Iggy Azalea, T.I. revealed that he has his eye…

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Jason Collins’ Ex-Fiancee Lands Book Deal, Plans to Share Relationship Details

Jason Collins made history when he covered the May 6 issue of Sports Illustrated as the first openly gay athlete in a major men's sport. The NBA…

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Charles Barkley: Gay Players Have Been My Teammates

Jason Collins has been the subject of much discussion lately after recently becoming the first active athlete to come out as gay. Some praised…

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Week In VIBE: Jason Collins Reveals He’s Gay, New Beyonce Track Gets Mixed Reviews

On this week’s edition of Week In VIBE, comedian JSnow gives you the news the way he likes it. The funnyman touches on topics ranging…

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Charlamagne Tha God Talks Jason Collins—“Being Gay Is Not A Crime’

New York radio show host Charlamagne Tha God is not backing down from his support of Jason Collins, the NBA center who recently shocked the…

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Jason Collins’ Ex-Fiancee Plans to Freeze Her Eggs

Former model and ex-fiancee to Jason Collins is crying foul.

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Chris Broussard Defends His Comments About Jason Collins And Homosexuality On ‘The Breakfast Club’ (Audio)

ESPN sports analyst and senior editor for ESPN The Magazine Chris Broussard didn't hold back when recently speaking his mind about Jason Collins coming…

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Editorial: Why Jason Collins Matters

Something got lost in the excitement and backlash over Jason Collins' brave admission that he is gay: the genesis of his jersey number.

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Will Jason Collins’ Coming Out Break Open The Confessional Floodgates?

"I'm a 34-year-old NBA center. I'm black. And I'm gay." According to Sports Illustrated, pro baller Jason Collins didn't set out to be…

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ESPN Addresses Chris Broussard’s Anti-Gay Comments

NBA veteran center Jason Collins revealed in an open column for Sports Illustrated that he was gay. Despite being applauded for his courageous revelatio…

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NBA Veteran Center Jason Collins Comes Out As Gay

NBA veteran center Jason Collins has come out of the closet, announcing his homosexuality in an in-depth column for Sports Illustrated. According to…