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Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 04/29/2013

Jason Collins comes out; NBA player says, 'I'm gay'

“I’m a 34-year-old NBA center. I’m black. And I’m gay,” the center says in Sports Illustrated’s new cover story.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:37 AM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Celtics, Jason Collins, NBA, Washington Wizards

Posted at 11:07 AM ET, 11/26/2012

Gilbert Arenas injured in Shanghai debut

Gilbert Arenas's debut in the Chinese Basketball Association is a brief one. He'll be out about a week with a hip flexor.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:07 AM ET, 11/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gilbert Arenas, Washington Wizards

Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 10/22/2012

Report: Gilbert Arenas close to signing with China’s Guangdong Southern Tigers

With no interest from NBA teams, Arenas will head to China -- where past-their-prime stars are now going to play out the string of their careers.

By Matt Brooks  |  03:13 PM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NBA, Washington Wizards