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Sportsball is clearly not on Anderson Cooper's mind, nor in his fantasies. 

October 29 2015 5:20 PM

The editor of Outsports is calling for MLB to issue a lifetime ban on Lenny Dykstra.

1:17 PM

Members of Big Blue offer encouragement to lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans atheletes in a video for the YouTube project, You Can Play.

October 26 2015 10:37 AM

"If you can play, you can play," they insist, without saying the word "gay."

October 25 2015 5:07 PM

The play is under review: Bob McNair wants to rescind his donation to the campaign to repeal Houston's antidiscrimination law.

October 23 2015 6:39 PM

And that's the least of what Kluwe said about Houston Texans owner Bob McNair's donation to the effort to repeal the city's LGBT-inclusive law.

October 21 2015 10:27 PM