| Mar 15, 2014
| 12:00 PM
NEW YORK -- Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay players, has been signed for the rest of the season by the Brooklyn Nets.
The 7-foot center had finished his second 10-day contract, which meant the Nets had to sign him for the remainder of the...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 12:17 PM
After practicing Thursday and Friday, Clippers guard J.J. Redick said he won’t play Saturday night and remains uncertain when he will return.
Redick did say “I don’t know” if he would need surgery for the bulging disk in his...
| May 28, 2014
| 12:35 PM
In his effort to keep the Los Angeles Clippers, Donald Sterling is arguing that the NBA is imposing a “grossly disproportionate” and “unparalleled” punishment against him for his racist remarks.
And to make that point, Sterling...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Esta ha sido una semana difícil para escribir sin caer en una controversia mayúscula.
Por un lado continúa al escándalo del octogenario dueño de los Clippers de Los Angeles, Donald Sterling, quien entre más habla y se esfuerza por aclarar sus...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 12:04 PM
Beyonce has been named among this year's most influential people by Time magazine.
The Grammy-winning singer, who locked in the 11th annual Time 100 main cover, joins this year's other honorees — director Robert Redford, General Motors CEO Mary...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Actors and producing partners Dan Bucatinsky and Lisa Kudrow teamed up this year with It Gets Better Project founder Dan Savage to create “It Got Better,” a six-part Web series featuring lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender icons...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Jason Collins wore the No. 46 jersey in his season debut Sunday with the Brooklyn Nets. He will eventually wear No. 98, his preferred jersey number.
But as far as the folks in the NBA are concerned, he has the No. 1 jersey.
Just two days after he...
| May 1, 2013
| 7:50 AM
On Monday, Jason Collins secured his role in the history books as the first openly gay player in the NBA. Despite the perception of widespread homophobia in the world of professional sports, Collins’ coming out, via an essay in Sports Illustrated,...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 11:00 PM
The well-chronicled failures of the Lakers were pushed aside for a day, mercifully their fans would say, as national media members converged on Staples Center to cover Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player.
He came out in a Sports Illustrated...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Doc Rivers said the trades the Clippers made Thursday were more about freeing up cap space than improving the team for the final 26 games of the regular season.
The team traded veteran forward Antawn Jamison to the Atlanta Hawks and reserve center Byron...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 9:12 AM
NBA center Jason Collins, who played for the Washington Wizards last season, has become the first male athlete still active in a major professional sport to come out as gay. Collins made his announcement to Sports Illustrated, which will feature Collins...