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Spurs deny LeBron James again

...my opinion, does not conform to standards of morality and is prejudicial and detrimental to the NBA." RETIRING: Jason Collins, the first openly gay man to play in one of the four major North American professional leagues, announced his retirement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-11-19/spurs-deny-lebron-james-again
Jason Collins signs with Nets, becomes NBA's first openly gay player

History? Pressure? Jason Collins would have none of it after becoming...wrote on Twitter.The news on Jason Collins comes as Michael Sam, the SEC...defensively and on the boards."I know Jason Collins is a competitor. One thing I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-02-23/jason-collins-signs-nets-beco
Jason Collins receives warm welcome in Nets locker room

Jason Collins has a week and a half to prove himself to the Brooklyn Nets.He signed a 10-day contract, one of the toughest deals in sports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-02-24/jason-collins-receives-warm-w
King meets Russian gay teenager in Sochi; texts Jason Collins after whirlwind trip

NEW YORK - Billie Jean King's taxi ride home after the Sochi Olympics included a revelation.She learned Jason Collins joined the Brooklyn Nets, becoming the first openly gay male player among the four major U.S. professional sports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-03-01/king-meets-russian-gay-t
NBA veteran Jason Collins comes out in first for major league

...simplest of sentences, NBA veteran Jason Collins set aside years of worry and silence...game known as "Three Degrees of Jason Collins.""If you're in the league...and we'll always remember that Jason Collins was the first man to do this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2013-04-29/nba-veteran-jason-collins-com
Is the locker room ready for Jason Collins?

The coming-out part is over. Now Jason Collins needs a job.Collins' stunning announcement that he was a gay athlete in a major sport won overwhelming support from other players...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2013-04-30/locker-room-ready-jason-colli
Nets' Jason Collins big surprise for Bucks

...RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The New Jersey Nets had a surprise for the Milwaukee Bucks in the opener of their playoff series: Jason Collins. The Bucks expected big games from Jason Kidd and Kenyon Martin even before the best-of-seven series got under...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/23/nba_370513.shtml
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UMass guard Derrick Gordon becomes first openly gay male player in Division I basketball

...that confidence that they need to get over that hump."Gordon said he gained confidence by seeing an NBA team sign Jason Collins, who became the league's first openly gay player when he joined the Brooklyn Nets this season."Right now I'm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-04-09/umass-guard-derrick-gordo
Paine College signs Lakeside defensive star Kendall White

...6-foot-2, 220-pound White, Paine signed linebacker Akil Anderson (5-10, 230) of Miami, defensive end Jason Collins, Jr., (6-2, 250) of New Iberia, La., linebacker Kendrick Fountain (5-10, 220) of Miami, offensive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/paine-college/2014-02-05/paine-colle
LeBron James suffers bloody nose in Heat's win over Thunder

...on his right knee, started and scored 16 points.NETS: Looking to add a big man, Brooklyn has worked out center Jason Collins, who would become the first openly gay active NBA player if signed.HAWKS: In search of more front-line help as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-02-20/lebron-james-suffers-bloody-n