NBA’s first openly gay player thanks Joe Kennedy for supportApril 29th, 2013 at 12:29 pm by Ted Nesi under Nesi's Notes
By Ted Nesi
ATTLEBORO, Mass. (WPRI) – Former Boston Celtics player Jason Collins became the first openly gay active athlete in a major U.S. sport on Monday, and he’s crediting Massachusetts Congressman Joe Kennedy III with helping him make the announcement.
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