Report: Nets 'All But Certain' To Keep Collins On Roster For Remainder Of SeasonJason Collins became the NBA's first openly-gay player when he signed a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets on February 23, and it looks like he's here to stay.
Jason Collins, Nets Dealing With Bright Spotlight On Nightly BasisThe NBA's first openly-gay player was surrounded by a throng of cameras and microphones, and at least for the next week or so, Collins will be the face of the Nets wherever they go.
Jason Collins Finds A Welcoming Home In Nets' Locker Room Old teammate Jason Kidd coaches the team. Collins played with Joe Johnson in Atlanta and Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce in Boston, and they are now the respected veterans in Brooklyn.

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