For weeks, months, even years, people have waited for the first professional athlete, in the big three sports (NBA, NFL, MLB), to come out and admit he was gay.
Finally, it has happened, with current Washington Wizards center Jason Collins coming out in an exclusive with Sports Illustrated (linked below).
"I'm a 34-year-old NBA center. I'm black. And I'm gay," Collins starts the first-person account.
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