We've been waiting and hearing rumblings of gay athletes preparing to come out in a number of professional male sports here in America! Finally, we have one! We're happy to present Jason Collins: NBA center and proudly open gay man! This is a BIG moment for LGBT athletes in Men's Sports!
Are you even ready for this incredibly historic event?? The only answer to that is a resounding 'YES!' Here's what Jason personally wrote for Sports Illustrated — the publication and platform for his reveal: