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Exclusive Interview with NFL Star and Equality Ally Chris Kluwe

SPORTS | By Mike Halterman | Saturday Aug 23, 2014
Chris Kluwe catapulted to international recognition in 2012 when he used his voice for good. As a punter for the NFL's Minnesota Vikings, he had the chance to speak out for equality in a noble and rather colorful way.

Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe

Kluwe, Vikings Reach Settlement to Avert Lawsuit

SPORTS | By Amy Forliti | Aug 19
Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe said Tuesday that he reached a settlement with the team to avert a threatened lawsuit over his release, saying the club had agreed to donate to several groups that support gay rights.

Baylor's Brittney Griner grabs a rebound in front of Tennessee's Glory Johnson during an NCAA women's college basketball tournament regional final.

WNBA Players Griner, Johnson Engaged

SPORTS | By Jason St. Amand | Aug 16
Women's basketball stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson are engaged.

NBA player Jason Collins talked about coming out and gays in pro sports during an appearance at the Castro Theatre as part of the Commonwealth Club's "The LGBT Journey" series

Out Gay NBAer Collins a Hit with SF's Commonwealth Club

SPORTS | By Khaled Sayed | Aug 16
Gay basketball player Jason Collins received a warm welcome Monday during his appearance at the Castro Theatre as part of the Commonwealth Club's month of LGBT programming entitled "The LGBT Journey."

Waves of Change

SPORTS | By Andy Smith | Aug 16
"The lineup is the point in the surf where the waves actually line up. The way they come in one after the other..."

Todd Roark, of Detroit, crashes during the beach volleyball competition at the ninth Gay Games.

Gay Games Athletes Heartened by Cleveland Welcome

SPORTS | By Mark Gillespie | Aug 15
Gay Games participants praise Cleveland and Akron, calling the Ohio host cities friendly and hospitable.

Gay Games 9 Schedule of Athletic Events for Friday, August 15

SPORTS | By EDGE | Aug 15
The 2014 Gay Games in Cleveland and Akron enters its sixth day of full competition with a robust and varied schedule of sporting events ranging from Soccer to Swimming, Flag Football to Water Polo and much much more.

Edward "Chip" Sarafin

Sun Devils Lineman Tells Magazine He's Gay

SPORTS | By John Marshall | Aug 14
Arizona State offensive lineman Edward Sarafin has told a local magazine he is gay, making him the first active Division I football player to come out.

Will Power, of Australia, goes through a corner ahead of James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, and Juan Pablo Montoya, of Colombia.

Some Tracks Change Rules After Ward's Death

SPORTS | By Luke Meredith | Aug 14
NASCAR could issue an edict as early as this weekend's race at Michigan International Speedway that makes it mandatory for drivers to stay in their cars until safety personnel arrive.

Gay Games 9 Schedule of Athletic Events for Thursday, August 14

SPORTS | By EDGE | Aug 14
The 2014 Gay Games in Cleveland and Akron enters its fifth day of full competition with a robust and varied schedule of sporting events ranging from Running to Wrestling, Skating to Water Polo and much much more.

Gay Games 9 Schedule of Athletic Events for Wednesday, August 13

SPORTS | By EDGE | Aug 13
The 2014 Gay Games in Cleveland and Akron enters its fourth day of full competition with a robust and varied schedule of sporting events ranging from Rodeo to Wrestling, Body Building to Cheering and much much more. Below is a list of sporting events sc