| Apr 29, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Maybe you yawned when you heard the news.
Or maybe you just shrugged when you heard about Jason Collins and said: "What's the big deal?"
But it's a very big deal.
First active male player in a major team sport to declare he's gay? In the macho world...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 3:08 PM
NBA center Jason Collins says he has gotten "incredible" support since revealing in Sports Illustrated that he is gay and thus becoming the first openly gay male athlete in one of the major team sports in this country. As that support includes...
| Mar 24, 2002
That chilly night in late October, the delivery room was so quiet. The doctor wrapped the 8-pound, 21-inch newborn girl in a pink-and-blue striped cotton blanket, pulled a matching cap over her brown hair and gently passed her to her mother.
| Dec 20, 2013
Por Aurelio Moreno
Pronto, los Marineros de Seattle pronto zozobrarán en unas enfurecidas aguas engendradas por quizá el peor fichaje en la historia del deporte.
Y Robinson Canó, el de la sonrisa y el corazón flojos, lamentará el resto de su carrera...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Question for wannabe NBA general managers: If you had a chance to add an inefficient scorer who plays passable defense while possessing one of the league's worst contracts, you'd pass, right?
Pete D'Alessandro wouldn't.
The new Sacramento Kings...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 2:48 PM
For the Miami Heat it was just another preseason week of the type of nonsense that leads up to what really matters:
Charles Barkley saying Greg Oden would be the key to this season; Steve Kerr reiterating his belief the Heat won't win the title,...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Ever since NBA player Jason Collins announced he was gay, some people have been hailing him as a new Jackie Robinson.
Yes, he is brave. And yes, he is inspiring; gay basketball players who thought the NBA would never accept them now might be...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 1:53 PM
"We're going to cannibalize that market in August and September, if we can." -- Pat Riley, June 26.
One month down, one to go. Or is this all there is?
Free agency never truly was going to be the province of the Heat, not with David...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Leave it to straight-shooting Stan Van Gundy to put the grumpy old 1972 Miami Dolphins in their place after some of them dissed and snubbed President Barack Obama.
The '72 Dolphins, the only undefeated team in modern NFL history, were invited to the...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:41 PM
MIAMI -- During the past three offseasons, the Miami Heat overhauled, augmented and refined.
Because of that, the workload figured to be limited at Monday’s start of the NBA’s annual free-agency free-for-all.
Three summers ago, it was...
| May 1, 2013
| 4:32 PM
In her next episode of Oprah's Next Chapter, premiering Sunday, May 5, at 8pm ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, Oprah Winfrey will be speaking with NBA player Jason Collins (pictured), his twin brother Jarron and their family for their first...
| May 7, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Former basketball great and current analyst Charles Barkley is nonchalant about NBA center Jason Collins' recent revelation that he is gay.
That's because, Barkley said on Dan Patrick's radio show Tuesday, he has played with gay players before.