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.

The candidate appoints a so-called religious freedom advisory board featuring Rick Warren and other prominent conservatives.

January 08 2016 5:13 PM

The out Olympic athlete rang in 2016 with a kiss from his beau.

January 04 2016 12:52 PM

Was a New York Giants player taunted by the North Carolina Panthers, ultimately leading to Odell Beckham Jr.'s one-game suspension?

December 22 2015 2:47 PM

This historic Title IX ruling will allow lesbian basketball players to sue Pepperdine University for discrimination.

December 21 2015 9:11 AM