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Watch: Minnesota Timberwolves Guard Anthony Edwards Apologizes for Homophobic Comments

Watch: Minnesota Timberwolves Guard Anthony Edwards Apologizes for Homophobic Comments

By Emell Adolphus | Sep 27, 2022

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards said he will do "whatever it takes to make it right" with the LGBTQ community and Minnesota Timberwolves fans.

Japanese Bodybuilder Thirst Traps in Speedo when Throwing Out First Pitch

Japanese Bodybuilder Thirst Traps in Speedo when Throwing Out First Pitch

Sep 23, 2022

Not long after Japanese body builder Naotaka Yokokawa threw out the first pitch at a college game between between the Orix Buffaloes and the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks recently, he took to Instagram to share thirst traps from the moment.

T-Wolves' Edwards Fined $40K by NBA for Homophobic Remark

T-Wolves' Edwards Fined $40K by NBA for Homophobic Remark

Sep 21, 2022

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards was fined $40,000 by the NBA on Tuesday for homophobic comments he made on social media.

Footballer Zander Murray 'Blown Away' By Support After Coming Out

Footballer Zander Murray 'Blown Away' By Support After Coming Out

Sep 20, 2022

Footballer Zander Murray says he has been "blown away" by messages of support since he became the first senior Scottish footballer to reveal that he is gay.

WNBA Players Skipping Russia, Choosing Other Places to Play

WNBA Players Skipping Russia, Choosing Other Places to Play

By Doug Feinberg | Sep 20, 2022

Brittney Griner's highly publicized legal woes in Russia and the country's invasion of Ukraine has the top WNBA players opting to take their talents elsewhere this offseason.

Scottish Footballer Zander Murray Comes Out as Gay

Scottish Footballer Zander Murray Comes Out as Gay

Sep 19, 2022

Zander Murray has become the first current professional footballer in Scotland to come out as gay.

Out Hunk Anthony Bowens Hopes to Be First Gay All Elite Wresting Champion

Out Hunk Anthony Bowens Hopes to Be First Gay All Elite Wresting Champion

Sep 17, 2022

On September 31, out wrestler Anthony Bowens has set his goal to be the first gay All Elite Wrestling champion.

Roger Federer Says he is Retiring from Pro Tennis at Age 41

Roger Federer Says he is Retiring from Pro Tennis at Age 41

By Howard Fendrich | Sep 15, 2022

Roger Federer is retiring from professional tennis at age 41 after a series of knee operations, closing a career in which he won 20 Grand Slam titles, finished five seasons ranked No. 1 and helped create a golden era of men's tennis with his rivals.

Chess World Speculates that Anal Beads Helped Novice Grandmaster in Unexpected Win

Chess World Speculates that Anal Beads Helped Novice Grandmaster in Unexpected Win

Sep 15, 2022

Did an elaborate plan involving anal beads and wireless transmission of information help a novice chessmaster beat a world champion?

NBA Player Anthony Edwards Apologizes for 'Immature' Gay Slur

NBA Player Anthony Edwards Apologizes for 'Immature' Gay Slur

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 13, 2022

Minnesota Timberwolves player Anthony Edwards apologized for a video, posted online and since deleted, in which he hurled an anti-LGBTQ+ epithet at a group of men.

Boston Marathon to Welcome Nonbinary Athletes to 2023 Race

Boston Marathon to Welcome Nonbinary Athletes to 2023 Race

By William J. Kole | Sep 12, 2022

Nonbinary athletes will be able to run in next year's Boston Marathon without having to register as members of the men's or women's divisions, race organizers announced Monday.

Top College Runner Nico Young Comes Out in Insta Post

Top College Runner Nico Young Comes Out in Insta Post

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 11, 2022

He's a California state champ and has been named National Gatorade Player of the Year for both track and field and cross-country running. Now Nico Young has crossed another finish line.

Out NFL Player Carl Nassib Officially Back with the Bucs

Out NFL Player Carl Nassib Officially Back with the Bucs

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 11, 2022

Carl Nassib has officially been put on the Buccaneers' roster once again, following the news that he was rejoining the team he was with before becoming the first openly gay active player in the NFL.

MLB Adopts Pitch Clock, Shift Limits, Bigger Bases for 2023

MLB Adopts Pitch Clock, Shift Limits, Bigger Bases for 2023

By Ronald Blum | Sep 10, 2022

Major League Baseball is introducing some of its most radical rules next season, adopting a pitch clock and limiting defensive shifts after concluding modern analytics created a slower, less entertaining sport.

From Pageant to the Ring — All in the Week for Out British Boxer

From Pageant to the Ring — All in the Week for Out British Boxer

Sep 7, 2022

Recently an out British man competed in a beauty pageant one day, then days later won a boxing match.

The Drive to Boost Inclusivity in Motorsport

The Drive to Boost Inclusivity in Motorsport

Aug 31, 2022

There's nothing quite like the thrill of a motor race. But, just like many other professional sports, there has been a historical problem with inclusivity.

Watch: Laverne Cox Happy to Be Mistaken for Beyoncé at US Open

Watch: Laverne Cox Happy to Be Mistaken for Beyoncé at US Open

By Emell Adolphus | Aug 30, 2022

Laverne Cox was mistaken for Beyoncé while sitting in the audience at US Open, and she is not mad about it. Cox agreed with a tweet that said the comparison was a "career highlight" and enjoyed the funny mix up.

Watch: Aussie Football Players Pull Sexual Prank in Public Bar

Watch: Aussie Football Players Pull Sexual Prank in Public Bar

Aug 28, 2022

A number of Aussie football players pulled a sexual prank at a public bar in Melbourne that has gotten them into hot water.

Out Brazilian Football Ref Contends 40% of Players are Not Straight

Out Brazilian Football Ref Contends 40% of Players are Not Straight

Aug 27, 2022

Brazilian FIFA official Igor Benevenuto believes up to as many 40% of those involved in football are gay or bisexual

Swinging 'Dongle' Ruins Italian Runner's Race

Swinging 'Dongle' Ruins Italian Runner's Race

Aug 21, 2022

Italian runner Alberto Nonino found himself in an embarrassing place while running the 400-metre race at the 2022 World Athletics U20 Championships this week in Santiago de Cali, Colombia.

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