Tag: basketball

NBA Executive Comes Out

ShareTweet The NBA continues to make headlines in the LGBT community as a long-time executive comes out of the closet.  Phoenix Suns president Rick Welts confirmed in a New York Times article this weekend that he is gay.  Welts is more than a well-established figure within the NBA, being given credit for creating the NBA […]

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NBA Players Holding Hands Stirs Homophobia

ShareTweet NBA players holding hands after a victory? It was caught on tape and now basketball fans are all in a tizzy, spewing homophobic rants against the players.  Check out the video, add your own comments. Seriously, read the comments on YouTube.  Are all sports fans this childish to resort to name calling because two […]

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Black Transgender Basketball Player on ESPN

ShareTweet ESPN is featuring a story on black transgender NCAA basketball player Kye Allums on Sunday’s ‘Outside the Lines.’   OutSports has been following Kye’s story, since he came out as transgender in November 13, 2010.  According to the site, Kye Allums introduced himself to the NCAA basketball world at the Best Buy Classic in Minneapolis […]

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Gay Basketball Leagues: DC to LA

ShareTweet Gay guys and basketball from L.A. to D.C.  Last month, NoMoreDownLow.TV featured a segment on the first-ever gay night at an NBA game here in Los Angeles.  The segment featured interviews with Magic Johnson, Sinbad and attendees of the “Equality Night” event, where proceeds went to Equality California.  Plus, we checked in with guys […]

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Charles Barkley: “God Bless the Gay People”

ShareTweet NBA legend Charles Barkley is pro-gay and ain’t afraid to talk about it.  This video was circulating around the Internet last week, but Charles has been very open about his support for the LGBT community AND gay marriage for awhile. In his latest pro-gay message, he said…. “You know, people try to make it […]

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Gay NBA Basketball Night Out

ShareTweet Great to see OutSports organizing a gay night to see an NBA basketball game here in Los Angeles.  The concept itself helps to break down stereotypes that gay men are not into sports.  Although, they are safely calling it “EQUALITY NIGHT” but everyone we know will refer to it as the gay night.  With […]

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