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Jason Collins Joins Nets, Is NBA's First Openly Gay Player

Monday, February 24, 2014

Jason Collins signed with the NBA's Brooklyn Nets on Sunday. With the deal, he becomes, not only the NBA's first gay player, but the first openly gay athlete active in U.S. major professional sports.

Source: NPR

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