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 out and proud Swedish soccer star has signed with the Myrtle Beach Mutiny of the National Premier Soccer League.

March 10 2014 5:56 PM

Arizona Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald said Arizona's discriminatory bill "doesn't have any place in our society."

March 02 2014 1:19 PM

The LA Galaxy makes a play for team cohesiveness.

March 01 2014 1:07 PM

Collins, who was worn a number 98 jersey in honor of Matthew Shepard, met the college student's family Thursday.

February 28 2014 2:58 PM

Lobbyist Jack Burkman's proposed bill to bar openly gay players from the NFL is ready for Congress.

February 28 2014 1:52 PM

He knows he's the first out gay player in the NBA, but Jason Collins simply wants to do his job: making fouls and blocking plays.

February 28 2014 6:00 AM