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Geno Auriemma of the United States at the London 2012 Olympic Games. Copyright Notice: Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Geno Auriemma To Coach U.S. Women At 2016 Rio Olympic Games

Geno Auriemma is set to return as head coach of the 2016 US Women’s Olympic basketball team.

09/06/2013

Jason Collins (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Keidel: Reaction To Collins’ Announcement Says Infinitely More About Us Than Him

Many of us weren’t as accepting 25 years ago. It’s called progress. Can we stop calling it revolutionary, and just evolutionary?

04/30/2013

Jason Collins of the Washington Wizards rebounds against the Chicago Bulls at the United Center on April 17, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Jason Collins Becomes 1st Active Male Athlete In 4 Major American Pro Sports To Come Out

“I didn’t set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport,” Collins wrote in Sports Illustrated. “But since I am, I’m happy to start the conversation.”

04/29/2013

WNBA president Laurel Richie poses with Brittney Griner after being drafted No. 1 overall by the Phoenix Mercury during the 2013 draft . (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

WNBA Top Pick Brittney Griner Discusses Sexuality, Coming Out

Before they were college basketball stars and the future of the WNBA, Brittney Griner, Skylar Diggins and Elena Delle Donne had something else in common: They were all bullied when they were kids.

04/18/2013