Jason Collins comes out as gay; sports world reacts (Updated)

April 29, 2013

Wizards center Jason Collins, who became a free agent following the 2012-2013 season, bravely came out as gay in a piece he wrote for Sports Illustrated.

As always, the Twitter reactions were swift, perhaps the most important coming from those in the sports world. I’ll update this post as the reactions keep coming in, with the newest ones at the top.

 

 

 


(Mike Wallace has since deleted his tweet)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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