Filed under: Stream NBA Jason Collins becomes NBA's first active openly gay player Contributors: SBNation.com Staff Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Jason Collins becomes NBA's first active openly gay player Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email Jason Collins signed with the Nets on Sunday and played against the Lakers, becoming the NBA's first openly gay player. 18 Total Updates Since Apr 29, 2013, 11:28am EDT Follow this stream November 19, 2014 Jason Collins to retire By Satchel Price The first openly gay athlete in one of the four major American sports leagues has officially hung up his jersey with Wednesday's announcement. March 3, 2014 Jason Collins to sign 2nd 10-day contract By James Herbert The Nets will keep Jason Collins on the roster until at least the middle of March. February 25, 2014 Jason Collins is in By David Roth Even as he made sports history, Jason Collins just did his job. February 23, 2014 Collins: 'Focusing on basketball,' not history By Jason Patt@Bulls_Jay Collins stressed the point that he's focused on helping the Nets win games and not making history as the first active openly gay player in the United States' four major professional sports leagues. February 23, 2014 Jason Collins congratulated by players, commish By Kevin Zimmerman NBA players and commissioner Adam Silver congratulate Jason Collins, the first openly gay athlete in North American major sports, on his signing with the Brooklyn Nets. February 23, 2014 Jason Collins signs his contract By Mike Prada February 23, 2014 This is a basketball move By Mike Prada February 23, 2014 Collins' patience pays off By Mike Prada February 23, 2014 Nets sign Jason Collins By Drew Garrison The Nets announced the signing of Jason Collins to shore up their frontcourt depth, which makes him the first active openly gay player in the league's history. February 20, 2014 Brooklyn considering 10-day for Collins By James Herbert It appears Jason Collins could be joining the Brooklyn Nets in short order. October 24, 2013 Collins in 'best shape of his life' By Drew Garrison Jason Collins has been hard at work during the offseason, according to his twin brother. August 12, 2013 Pistons unlikely to sign Collins By Jason Patt@Bulls_Jay Jason Collins has had discussions with the Pistons, but it's looking unlikely that the veteran center will be heading to Detroit. April 30, 2013 Chris Broussard releases statement By SB Nation NBA News ESPN NBA reporter Chris Broussard made controversial comments on the Jason Collins announcement on the network's Outside The Lines on Monday. Late Monday, he addressed those comments. April 29, 2013 Collins gets call of support from President Obama By Satchel Price President Barack Obama was among those to reach out to Jason Collins with words of support after he became the first-ever active pro athlete to come out as gay. April 29, 2013 Jason Collins' bold statement By Paul Flannery Jason Collins' coming out has made a profound statement on the league. So far, most are publicly supporting his cause. Hopefully that continues. April 29, 2013 Outsports' Cyd Zeigler on Jason Collins By Matt Watson April 29, 2013 Many stand behind Collins' coming out By Kevin Zimmerman When NBA player Jason Collins came out in his own piece published by Sports Illustrated, it was a monumental moment in pro sports. But he's already receiving a bevy of support. April 29, 2013 Jason Collins reveals he's gay By Mike Prada Twelve-year veteran Jason Collins is the first active NBA player to announce that he is gay, revealing the news in a Sports Illustrated exclusive.