Gay Athletes - who's coming out & other gay sports news


For more than a decade, Kevin McClatchy, former owner of the Pittsburgh Pirates, feared someone would learn his secret. After coming out publicly, he wants professional sports to grow up.

April 17 2013 12:01 PM

Chris Kluwe -- tireless 'World of Warcraft' troll, obsessive sci-fi fanboy, and professional NFL punter -- plays for your side.

October 02 2012 7:00 AM

NFL running back David Kopay has waited a long time to see his brave stand bear fruit.

July 30 2012 9:14 AM

A pageant-winning gymnast considers the flexibility of team dynamics.

July 19 2012 8:05 AM

One morning last year, ESPN sportscaster Jared Max decided to change his world. He changed ours as well.

July 18 2012 8:00 AM

What drives a 63-year-old woman in her lifelong quest to swim from Cuba to America?

July 09 2012 7:06 AM

As an out U.S. Olympic soccer player, Megan Rapinoe's got balls.

July 02 2012 8:00 AM

The one-time college wrestler is on a mission to redefine sports.

May 30 2012 5:33 PM

A young soccer player comes out and makes history.

October 10 2011 8:00 PM

From Kobe's $100,000 f-bomb to soccer's insecure superstars, we present a short history of homophobia in sports.

July 12 2011 8:00 PM