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By Glenn Erby On Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Jason Collins Compares Tony Dungy to Donald Sterling

I understand Tony Dungy is set in his ways when it comes to a few religious beliefs, but this is just a harsh comparison from former NBA center Jason Collins. Last summer, NBC analyst and former Colts coach Tony More...

By Glenn Erby On Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Jason Collins Announces His Retirement From The NBA

The NBA’s first active openly gay athlete has announced his retirement from the game, in an open letter from SI.com. Jason Collins will make the announcement at the Barclays Center on Wednesday night when More...

By Glenn Erby On Thursday, March 20th, 2014
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Jason Collins Won’t Name NBA Player Taunting Him With Gay Slur

Jason Collins’ return to the NBA as an openly gay man has gone as pretty smooth as someone in his position can imagine.  His teammates have bee supportive and respectful. As well as the entire league as More...

By Vashti Hurt On Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Jason Collins To Sign Another 10-Day Contract

There were reports last week that the Nets would sign Jason Collins for the remainder of the season, but a source has told the Associated Press that the team plans to sign the center to another 10-day contract. After More...

By Vashti Hurt On Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Nets Likely To Sign Jason Collins For Remainder Of Season

Surprised by this or nah? The NY Post has reported that Jason Collin’s ten-day contract will likely be extended for the rest of the season. In his second game with the Nets, Jason Collins, the first openly gay More...

By Vashti Hurt On Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

Jason Collins Has Best Selling NBA Jersey

Subpar NBA journeyman Jason Collins is one game into his 10-game contract with the Brooklyn Nets and he already has the league’s best selling jersey. Immediately after Collins’ first game with the Nets, the More...

By Robert Littal On Monday, February 24th, 2014
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Why You Should Call Jason Collins a Scrub & Nothing Else

Early in my time at The Ohio State University a professor told me something that I repeat to myself daily. “Don’t see faces, see the situation.” Simplistic in nature, but profound in so many ways. More...

By Robert Littal On Sunday, February 23rd, 2014

Nets Expected to Sign Jason Collins

Nets need a towel waver, since Jason Terry is gone. Collins is expected to be a member of the Nets by tonight's game with the Lakers at Staples Center, source tells ESPN — Ramona Shelburne (@ramonashelburne) More...

By Robert Littal On Sunday, February 23rd, 2014

Nets Prefer Big Baby Davis Over Jason Collins

Big Baby is a younger better player, so this makes sense. There is growing sentiment within the Brooklyn Nets‘ organization to move quickly to sign Jason Collins to a 10-day contract if they are spurned More...

By Glenn Erby On Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

Deron Williams Admits Signing Jason Collins Would Be ‘Media Circus’

  As we reported on Friday, the Brooklyn Nets are considering signing Jason Collins to give the Nets some depth down low.  Collins of course would then become the first openly gay athlete in NBA history. Nets More...

By Glenn Erby On Friday, February 21st, 2014

Nets Considering Signing Jason Collins

Nets general manager Billy King confirmed Thursday afternoon the Nets have worked out free agent center Jason Collins, and he could potentially be signed by the team to fill its need for a big man according to More...

By BSO Staff On Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Adam Silver: Homosexuality Isn’t the Reason Jason Collins is Unsigned

With the news of NFL prospect and former Missouri defensive end Michael Sam announcing that he is gay, opinions have ranged far and wide on just what exactly his future will be. From anonymous NFL execs to head More...

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