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Podcast: Sports world embraces Pride, and a recap of the Outsports Reunion

We've watched the professional sports world offer gestures during Pride month, even if there still is not an out player in MLB, NBA, NHL or NFL.

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There were so many LGBT sports headlines for Pride month this year. Many Major League Baseball teams held Pride nights in honor of the LGBT community. The NBA created a line of Pride-inspired shirts and then marched in the New York City Pride parade with the WNBA. And then there was the reaction by the sports world to the terrorist attack on the LGBT community in Orlando.

We talk about all of this, and whether we should get too excited about the gestures by professional sports teams and leagues despite there still not being a single out player or coach in the NBA, NHL, NFL or MLB.

Plus, our Outsports Reunion was a huge hit with the attendees. We had nearly 100 LGBT athletes, coaches and other people in sports in attendance, all getting along famously well. What made us all similar at the event trumped our differences, and it was a certifiable love fest.