The basketball league is reportedly looking to New Orleans after North Carolina failed to back down from anti-LGBT legislation.
Commissioner Adam Silver says, though, that the NBA is still pursuing "constructive engagement" with state officials.
A decision now would deprive the NBA of leverage to push for repeal of the state's anti-LGBT law, commissioner Adam Silver says.
After tweeting that he 'did not mean to offend anybody' when he called a referee a 'faggot' on the court, Rajon Rondo issued a full statement.
The veteran referee, recently the target of a player's antigay tirade, decides to come out.
Should big sports events leave states where it's legal to discriminate against LGBT fans and players?
Collins, the first openly gay active player in a major men's pro team sport, is ending his basketball career.