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Jason Collins, Joe Kennedy, Derrick Gordon Talk Advocacy, Athletics Before PFLAG Event

By Antoinette Weil | May 5
EDGE caught up with Jason Collins, Rep. Joe Kennedy, and rising star Derrick Gordon, to talk about the state of American athletics and their inspiring and intertwining stories.

Out Gay NBAer Collins a Hit with SF's Commonwealth Club

By Khaled Sayed | Aug 16
Gay basketball player Jason Collins received a warm welcome Monday during his appearance at the Castro Theatre as part of the Commonwealth Club's month of LGBT programming entitled "The LGBT Journey."

Jason Collins to Be Honored by Point Foundation

Apr 29
Point Foundation will present its Leadership Award to Jason Collins of the Brooklyn Nets in July.

Jason Collins Gets Anti-Gay Taunts From NBA Player

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 23
The NBA’s first openly gay player, Jason Collins, said that he is keeping his cool despite anti-gay taunts from other players.

Jason Collins Signs for Rest of Season with Nets

Mar 15
Jason Collins has been signed for the rest of the season by the Brooklyn Nets.

Nets Sign Jason Collins to Another 10-Day Contract

Mar 5
Jason Collins’ second stint with the Brooklyn Nets will last at least 10 more days.

AP Source: Jason Collins To Get Second 10-Day Deal

By Brian Mahoney | Mar 3
Jason Collins spent part of his off day on Sunday shopping at Costco. He was wise to stock up, because he’ll be staying with Brooklyn for at least a little while longer.

Jason Collins Set For Home Debut with Brooklyn

Mar 2
Jason Collins has been warmly received in his historic return to the NBA. Now it’s time for his own fans to welcome him back.

Anti-Gay Pastor’s Sign Angers Harlem Neighbors, Inspires Hilarious Video

By EDGE | Feb 28
An anti-gay anti-Obama sign in front of a church in Harlem has become the center of controversy, angering neighbors in the traditionally African-American, but increasingly gentrified, Upper Manhattan neighborhood and inspiring a very funny video.

Collins Set To Meet Matthew Shepard’s Parents

By Arnie Stapleton | Feb 28
For a guy who waited so long to get his chance to play basketball again, this was one game Jason Collins couldn’t get through fast enough.

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