‘My goal is to normalize’

Gay people have made strides in many sectors of American professional life. An openly gay man runs Apple, presides as the governor of Colorado, and an open lesbian runs a Fortune 500 company. But in the highest reaches of basketball, gay people are almost invisible. In 2011, 58-year-old Phoenix Suns CEO Rick Welts came out, … Read more

NBA Finals 2022 – The seven moments that supercharged the return of the Golden State Warriors’ dynasty

Stephen Curry didn’t know whether to laugh or cry when the seconds ticked down at TD Garden in Boston on Thursday night. He appeared to be ecstatic — broad smile, giddy — a natural reaction to winning a fourth NBA championship. Yet in an instant, Curry sank to the floor with two seconds remaining in … Read more