Good morning and welcome to The Huddle for today, September 13, 2020. It’s Sunday.
Your need to read time today is 90-seconds, as usual.
This Morning’s Sports Headlines:
ICYMI on this first NFL Sunday of the 2020 Season: In 101 NFL seasons there has never been an openly gay player
Scroll down for the link to Alex Reimer’s Big Gay Football Preview!
In other LGBT Sports news...
Daily Mail: Why I texted my rugby team-mates to tell them I’m bisexual by Levi Davis
Also new this morning...
Can’t express how excited I am to be joining Apollon Limassol B.C. in Cyprus ! Looking forward to doing everything I can to help bring a championship to Limassol.— Derrick Gordon (@flash2gordon) September 11, 2020
(I’m excited) pic.twitter.com/SOUN63vVhb
If you’re an LGBTQ person in sports looking to connect with others in the community, head over to GO! SPACE to meet and interact with other LGBTQ athletes, or to Equality Coaching Alliance to find other coaches, administrators and other non-athletes in sports.
Highlights from Social Media:
Jason Collins announces his partnership for a great cause: fighting childhood cancer.
The calendar says it’s not even mid-September but LGBT youth advocate and educator Micah Porter has Halloween on his mind:
Podcast Du Jour
Nearly every day of the week, Outsports has a new podcast for your enjoyment. This weekend, deputy managing editor Alex Reimer brings us the Big Gay NFL Preview! It’s a look ahead to the 2020 NFL season with former baseball standout-turned-porn star Kacey Edenfield. Alex and Kacey go over their picks and talk some smack as well. Click here to listen:
Today’s Sports Calendar
NHL STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS:
MLB NATIONALLY-TELEVISED GAMES:
Click here for info on today’s U.S. Open Men’s Final and results from the Women’s Final and other results.
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of soccer action today.
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