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  hlymnky
Feb 23, 2014
 

Jason Collins Doesn't Deserve Media Attention

 
Jason Collins is far from being a great NBA player. At best he has average journeyman skills with only 3.6 points per game and 3.8 rebounds. Let's face it - at 35 years old his career is nearly over. The only reason why he is getting media attention is because he is openly gay. Sports is arguably the one true meritocracy we have on this planet. There are few other endeavors in this world in which one's pure skill allows one to rise to the top. The fact that the media is promoting an untalented(see more)

 

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  elbed00   "Through Saturday, 19 players had been signed to 10-day contracts this season..." I don't remember any of them having a press conference.

Mon, Feb 24, 2014 at 1:22:06 PM  

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  october   I completely disagree. Professional sports whether we like it or not are the home for role models for millions of kids. This is an issue of huge societal importance and the NBA is a microcosm of society,

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Tue, Feb 25, 2014 at 9:23:05 AM
 

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