May 1st, 2013
What if a perennial All-Star had come out? It would be about a quasi-celebrity, not a working stiff. The effect would be more localized and nearly impossible to react honestly to. Collins is a Basketball Everyman. The reaction to him is indicative of how players feel about each other and it would seem, how they would view a gay teammate.
June 8th, 2011

Speaking of the NHL…

At AlterNet, I weigh the truly terrifying implications of Uptown Sports, or a similarly pesky agency at the other end of the political spectrum.