In this photo provided by ABC, NBA basketball veteran Jason Collins (left) poses for a photo with television journalist George Stephanopoulos on April 29, 2013, in Los Angeles. In a first-person article posted earlier that day on Sports Illustrated's website, Collins became the first active player in one of four major U.S. professional sports leagues to come out as gay. (Associated Press/ABC)

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In this photo provided by ABC, NBA basketball veteran Jason Collins (left) poses for a photo with television journalist George Stephanopoulos on April 29, 2013, in Los Angeles. In a first-person article posted earlier that day on Sports Illustrated's website, Collins became the first active player in one of four major U.S. professional sports leagues to come out as gay. (Associated Press/ABC)