Hello, and welcome to The Huddle for today, Feb. 5, 2021. It’s the Friday before Super Bowl Sunday. I encourage you to celebrate safely this weekend!
Your need to read time today is 90-seconds, as usual.
Today’s Outsports Headlines:
Today’s LGBTQ sports story for Black History Month: The story of how Michael Sam came out as gay
In other LGBT Sports news...
Also new today...
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:
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Podcast Du Jour
Nearly every day of the week, Outsports has a new podcast for your enjoyment. Today is 10 days until pitchers and catchers report. And yes, our Ken Schultz is aware that there is a “Big Game” this weekend (we believe it’s on Sunday). Today’s 3 Strikes You’re Out podcast is the 2nd annual Super Bowl Cliff’s Notes episode with Brian McGuinness of Playable Characters podcast. Listen here:
Today’s Sports Calendar
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of men’s pro hockey action today.
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of men’s pro basketball action today.
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of men’s college basketball action today.
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of women’s college basketball action today.
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of soccer action today.
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