NBA center Jason Collins set an historical precedent Monday, coming out as gay in Sports Illustrated.
“I’m a 34-year-old NBA center. I’m black. And I’m gay,” Collins, states in the cover story of the latest Sports Illustrated.
“I didn’t set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport. But since I am, I’m happy to start the conversation.”
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