Jason Collins said he has gotten "incredible" support since coming out as the first openly gay player in one of the four major U.S. pro sports leagues.
NBA center Jason Collins on Monday announced that he's gay in a story for Sports Illustrated, becoming the first active player in one of the four major American professional team sports to announce that he is gay.
The Morris twins offer different skills -- one reason a team could possibly draft them both if given the chance.
Jason Collins, who saw little action at the end of Atlanta's bench under Mike Woodson last season, is returning as a backup center for the Hawks under new coach Larry Drew.
LeBron James scored 25 points and Mo Williams added 22, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to their 11th straight win, a 107-85 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night.
ESPN.com previews the Timberwolves' season, with predictions, lineups, fantasy forecast and the NBA Dish podcast.
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John Hollinger explains how Minnesota came out on top of the Mayo-Love trade with Memphis.