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Gay NBA star Jason Collins wins plaudits for his bravery

First Reaction
Tue 30 Apr, AT 11:12

Basketball player is first US athlete to come out while still playing professional team sport

2012 Olympics torch

NBA basketball star could miss Games after Drake club brawl

Olympic Diary
Mon 25 Jun, AT 11:31

Olympic gossip: Drake, Chris Brown fight leaves Tony Parker with glass in his eye, more ticket anger

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Tributes flood in as Shaquille O’Neal retires

Thu 2 Jun, AT 11:10

Writers laud Shaq as NBA great who never lost the ‘common touch’ and always made people laugh