The Brooklyn Nets faced a media typhoon when they signed Jason Collins, the first openly gay American pro sports athlete. There was a concern in some circles that would prove to be too much of a distraction. But with Collins' 10-day contract set to expire next week, the New York Post reports that the Nets are probably keeping Collins not just for another 10-day but for the rest of the season.
Report: Nets likely to sign Jason Collins for remainder of season
CBSSports.com | Feb 27