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.

There was much for LGBT hockey fans to enjoy at a recent Blackhawks game.

March 08 2016 4:08 PM

For the first time, LGBT small businesses are on deck to become official suppliers for America’s national pastime. 

March 08 2016 4:01 PM

The district attorney charged the attackers but says coaching staff is also to blame.

March 05 2016 1:28 PM

An Atlanta Falcons coach asked Eli Apple if he likes men.

March 05 2016 12:22 PM

The cable network is going through with its April 9 welterweight pay-per-view telecast despite 'deplorable' remarks the fighter made about the LGBT community.

March 03 2016 8:59 AM

A track star at the College of William and Mary knows he has the full support of his teammates.

February 29 2016 4:49 PM