Jason Collins Checks Into NBA Game, Makes History

Posted on: February 23rd, 2014 by Devin Kharpertian Comments

At 9:37 P.M. EST, with 10:28 left in the second quarter, Brooklyn Nets center Jason Collins checked in to an ovation at Staples Center, making him the first openly gay active player in NBA history. Watch his introduction above.

(h/t USA TODAY)