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By Winnie McCroy | Monday Oct 28, 2013
Amanda Leve is a skilled jujitsu player who regularly battles boys at tournaments. Now it’s time for her local high school to let her on the wrestling team.
By Roger Brigham | Thursday Oct 17, 2013
Football bodies are getting bigger and bigger, too big for the frailties of the human skeletal system to oppose. We see that the hits occur by the hundreds each game, and they get harder and harder over time. What we see is a sport run amok on excess.
By Jason St. Amand | Friday Sep 27, 2013
Two WNBA players were assessed fouls for kissing during Thursday night’s game between the Phoenix Mercury and the Minnesota Lynx.
Saturday Sep 14, 2013
The Los Angeles Dodgers will host their first lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender night on Sept. 27.
By Jason St. Amand | Friday Sep 13, 2013
A former German soccer goalkeeper has made headlines this week after he encouraged gay athletes to not come out of the closet.
By EDGE | Thursday Sep 12, 2013
An Australian rugby player with a history of violent behavior on and off the pitch has been suspended for eight games after allegedly biting a player from the opposing team on the penis during a tackle in a local league match.
Wednesday Aug 7, 2013
The IAAF called on Russia to reconsider its views on gays, but said Wednesday that it does not want to raise political issues about the country’s new anti-gay legislation at the world championships.
By Louise Adams | Saturday Aug 3, 2013
The You Can Play organization aims make the sports world more accepting of out athletes.
By Don Babwin | Thursday Aug 1, 2013
Dave Pallone, who was part of Chicago history when he umpired the first night game at Wrigley Field, is returning to Chicago to take part in another chapter of sports history: His inclusion of the first National Gay & Lesbian Sports Hall of Fame.
By Winnie McCroy | Monday Jul 29, 2013
WNBA baller Brittney Griner expected some backlash when she came out as lesbian. What she didn’t expect was to see sales of her basketball jerseys skyrocket.