From Kobe Bryant to Kevin Durant to presidents, the sports world was set abuzz Monday morning when NBA player Jason Collins announced he was gay.
NBA center Jason Collins became the first active player in a major professional sport to come out as gay Monday. Collins’ story was released by SI.com as the cover story for this week’s magazine.
With just two weeks until opening day, the Miami Marlins are making headlines again, this time in Sports Illustrated.
Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis will play his final game this Sunday in Super Bowl XLVII. But instead of basking in the glory of the Super Bowl festivities, Lewis is in the middle of a controversy surrounding a banned substance.
All it took was some serious free agent spending, a brand new stadium, and a new outspoken manager and the new look Miami Marlins have made the cover of Sports Illustrated this week.
Sports Illustrated released its “Fortunate 50” athletes in the country, which is determined by how much an athlete makes per year. Miami was well-represented by placing two athletes in the top 11, and all of the Big Three members of the Miami Heat in the top 50.