The Advocate brings readers the latest news from the world of gay sports. Follow the most recent developments about the people, policies, and players who are shaping national and international dialogue about athletes and the LGBT community. Read about Michael Sam, Jason Collins, Brittney Griner, Darren Young, Johnny Weir, Fallon Fox, and more luminaries of the gay sports arena who are trailblazers in basketball, football, soccer, baseball, hockey, tennis, swimming, track, and golf. Find out about upcoming and past Olympic Games, and how lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender athletes are helping to advance the marathon of equality on an international scale.

Bob McNair, owner of the Houston Texans, has donated $10,000 to the effort to repeal Houston's LGBT-inclusive equal rights ordinance.

October 16 2015 9:16 AM

The story of 12-year-old out lacrosse player Braeden Lange and Philadelphia's Courage Game just keeps getting more inspiring.

October 11 2015 6:00 AM

'I realized someday I would have to embrace and accept that this is who I am, and that I will need to be honest with people about it,' he said.

October 09 2015 11:52 AM

The Nashville Grizzlies showered up to keep their gay league alive.

October 08 2015 5:27 PM