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David Kopay Voices Disappointment at the Lack of Publicly Gay Athletes

David Kopay Voices Disappointment at the Lack of Publicly Gay Athletes

Dec 5, 2020

David Kopay, America's first openly gay professional athlete has spoken out in disappointment that so few gay athletes still don't feel confident enough to come out.

Swiss Slopes Buzz as Those of Neighbors Sit Idle in Pandemic

Swiss Slopes Buzz as Those of Neighbors Sit Idle in Pandemic

By Jamey Keaten | Dec 5, 2020

While the coronavirus resurgence has led Austria, France, and Italy to shut or severely restrict access to their ski stations this holiday season, Switzerland has kept its slopes open.

Election Heartthrob Steve Kornacki Joins Football Night in America

Election Heartthrob Steve Kornacki Joins Football Night in America

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Dec 4, 2020

The 2020 MSNBC election correspondent and popular crush Steve Kornacki will join Football Night in America, starting this Sunday.

Former Reds Sportscaster 'Embarrassed' by On-Air Homophobic Slur

Former Reds Sportscaster 'Embarrassed' by On-Air Homophobic Slur

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Dec 4, 2020

Sportscaster Thom Brennaman is "embarrassed" at having used a gay slur on-air during an August 19 game between Cincinnati and Kansas City.

World Rugby's Ban on Trans Players Has Nothing to Do With 'Fairness'

World Rugby's Ban on Trans Players Has Nothing to Do With 'Fairness'

Dec 4, 2020

The decision by World Rugby to ban trans players from participating in women's events is another setback for transgender athletes.

Openly Gay WWE Icon Pat Patterson Dies at 79

Openly Gay WWE Icon Pat Patterson Dies at 79

By Kevin Schattenkirk | Dec 2, 2020

Openly gay WWE icon Pat Patterson has died at age 79.

Watch: Tom Daley Teases Fans with Instagram Vid

Watch: Tom Daley Teases Fans with Instagram Vid

Dec 2, 2020

Tom Daley had a question, and asked for answers on Instagram. But what his fans are commenting on are not his gymnastic prowess.

Years After Coming Out, Gay Athletes Upset by Lack of Change

Years After Coming Out, Gay Athletes Upset by Lack of Change

By Dennis Passa | Dec 2, 2020

Two former pro athletes are united in their disappointment that a higher proportion of gay athletes haven't come out, and that homophobic language on the sporting fields is still rife.

Out Sports Stars Who Are Flying the Queer Flag High

Out Sports Stars Who Are Flying the Queer Flag High

Nov 30, 2020

There is a real sea of change in the world of sports at the moment, with women breaking through on so many levels across many varied sports. Here's a look at some major LGBTQ sports stars.

Watch: British Soccer Player Banned for Grabbing Opposing Player's Crotch

Watch: British Soccer Player Banned for Grabbing Opposing Player's Crotch

Nov 26, 2020

A British soccer player was banned from playing the sport after being seen grabbing an opponent player's crotch.

Move Over St. Paul: Napoli Stadium to be Named for Maradona

Move Over St. Paul: Napoli Stadium to be Named for Maradona

By Andrew Dampf | Nov 26, 2020

The mayor of Naples started a formal process to rename the San Paolo stadium for Diego Maradona on Thursday.The move comes with the city in mourning for the soccer great, who died Wednesday of a heart attack at age 60.

Argentine Soccer Great Diego Maradona Dies at 60

Argentine Soccer Great Diego Maradona Dies at 60

By Debora Rey | Nov 26, 2020

Diego Maradona, the Argentine soccer great who scored the "Hand of God" goal in 1986 and led his country to that year's World Cup title before later struggling with cocaine use and obesity, has died.

The Lack of LGBTQ Representation in Professional Sports May Not Be Why You Think

The Lack of LGBTQ Representation in Professional Sports May Not Be Why You Think

Nov 24, 2020

Why aren't there more out professional sports players? A new report suggests the reason isn't just homophobia.

'One of the Scariest Things' — Olympic Diver Tom Daley on Coming Out

'One of the Scariest Things' — Olympic Diver Tom Daley on Coming Out

Nov 22, 2020

When Stylist Andrew Gelwicks was preparing his new book "The Queer Advantage: Conversations with LGBTQ+ Leaders on the Power of Identity," he knew he wanted to speak with Olympic medalist, diver Tom Daley.

Hollywood Stars Complete Takeover of Welsh Club Wrexham

Hollywood Stars Complete Takeover of Welsh Club Wrexham

Nov 16, 2020

Hollywood stars Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney on Monday completed a $2.5 million takeover of a Welsh club that plays in the fifth tier of English soccer.

Belgian Racing Pigeon Fetches Record Price of $1.9 Million

Belgian Racing Pigeon Fetches Record Price of $1.9 Million

By Raf Casert | Nov 15, 2020

New Kim is worth her weight in gold and then some — actually much, much more.

Staggering Out-of-Touch Comments by British Sports Official Lead to Resignation

Staggering Out-of-Touch Comments by British Sports Official Lead to Resignation

Nov 13, 2020

The head of England's Football Association resigned on Wednesday after staggering out-of-touch comments he made to Parliament about race and sexuality.

The Weeknd to Perform at Super Bowl Halftime Show

The Weeknd to Perform at Super Bowl Halftime Show

By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | Nov 12, 2020

The Weeknd will bring his popular falsetto vocals to the 2021 Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show.

Olympian Simone Biles Wants to Piss 'One Million Moms' Off

Olympian Simone Biles Wants to Piss 'One Million Moms' Off

Nov 4, 2020

Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles spoke out on Monday about the controversy surrounding the UberEats ad in which she appeared with "Queer Eye's" Jonathan Van Ness.

Remember the Tokyo Olympics? Planning, Tickets Still a Wild Card

Remember the Tokyo Olympics? Planning, Tickets Still a Wild Card

By Stephen Wade | Nov 3, 2020

Organizers in Japan and the International Olympic Committee say they are working on a vast number of contingency plans to hold the Games in the midst of a pandemic.

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