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Sports World Shows Support For Jason Collins On Twitter

April 30, 2013 2:59 PM

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(Photo Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

(Photo Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NBA Veteran Jason Collins is the first active male player in a major professional sport to come out as gay.

The 34-year old center revealed his sexuality on Sports Illustrated’s website on Monday and the outpouring of good will from the Sports community on Twitter has been overwhelming.  Here’s a sample:

The Rockets and Thunder also reacted to Jason Collins’ announcement.

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