Former Celtics Center Jason Collins Comes Out As First Openly Gay Male Athlete In American Pro Sports
For months, rumors persisted of an openly gay professional athlete coming out as gay, and on Monday, that player turned out to be NBA center Jason Collins.
The Celtics are eyeing a 10-day contract with former Thunder and Bobcats center D.J. White, according to a report.
The NBA trade deadline has come and gone and the Boston Celtics made a single move. The Celtics traded injured guard Leandro Barbosa and center Jason Collins to the Washington Wizards for guard Jordan Crawford. Felger and Marc Bertrand discuss the deadline and how the Celtics approached it.
Doc Rivers changed things up for Wednesday night’s game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, starting Jason Collins at center. For one game, the move paid off.
According to Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski, Darko Milic is leaning towards leaving the Celtics for the rest of the season and returning to Europe to be with his ill mother.
The Celtics are set to sign free agent center Jason Collins, according to ESPNBoston.com.