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Chicago Bulls show how Pride Night should be done with halftime drag celebration

The Bulls enlist one of Chicago’s most talented drag queens to pull off a tribute to great moments in LGBTQ history.

Opponents on the ice, Penguins and Sabres unite for NHL’s second joint Pride Game

After successfully co-hosting a Pride promotion in Buffalo last season, the two teams cooperate to bring a Pride Game to Pittsburgh.

Dusty Baker’s allyship is the most inspiring LGBTQ story of the 2021 World Series

While both the Astros and Braves have sometimes had problematic histories, Baker’s embrace and mentorship of Glenn Burke makes him worthy of our admiration.

UConn’s football team will wear Pride helmet stickers for its game this week

The Huskies are hosting their first ever LGBTQ Pride night against Middle Tennessee State Friday.

Here are the MLB Playoff teams ranked by Pride swag

Surprise! The Giants are going to do really well on this list.

Pro Wrestling After Dark’s Taste The Rainbow is all about Pride

Pro Wrestling After Dark’s Taste The Rainbow event will benefit new Atlantic City LGBTQ organization, AC Pride.

SF Giants clinch playoff berth after showing MLB how Pride should be done

The Giants’ LGBTQ outreach demonstrates how a team adopting a 21st century mentality can be successful both on and off the field.

Washington Football will be 1st NFL team to host official Pride Night at a game, this Thursday

The Washington Football Team welcomes the LGBTQ community for Thursday Night Football.

Germany field hockey captain cleared to wear rainbow colors at Olympics

Nike Lorenz will be displaying her longstanding support for LGBTQ people on the international stage.

Here are all of the 2021 Pride Nights in Major League Baseball

Currently, 23 teams have a Pride Night on their 2021 promotional calendars. There will probably be more and we’ll keep this list updated.

CBS Sports wrapped their Pride Month programming in a rainbow flag. Here’s why and how they did it

CBS Sports created a series of programming called ‘Out In The Game’ to honor LGBTQ people in sports during Pride Month.

Out pro wrestler Killian McMurphy brings Pride to the Gooniverse at Camp Leapfrog’s Killianvision

McMurphy is trading in rainbow optics for the ‘cartoon logic’ of his fellow Goons at Camp Leapfrog’s Pride show, Killianvision.

Out pro wrestler Da Shade crowned first Princex of Pride champion

Da Shade won the Princex of Pride title after a one-day tournament at Sunday’s Full Queer event.

Germany stood up for LGBTQ people this week, and made the UEFA look foolish

Europe’s soccer body prohibited Germany from lighting up its stadium in rainbow colors for a match against Hungary. But rainbows were everywhere, anyway.

Out pro wrestler Dark Sheik’s Fearless event marks a return and evolution in the name of empowerment

Dark Sheik is ready to unleash her close-knit community of Fearless pro wrestling ‘superheroes’ to celebrate Pride.

SF Giants donate rainbow Pride cap to Baseball Hall of Fame

Gabe Kapler wore a rainbow Pride cap while managing this past Saturday’s game. Following his donation, it will become part of baseball history in Cooperstown.

Out pro wrestler Parrow brings Pride to deathmatch wrestling with Fear The Gay Agenda

Orlando-based No Peace Underground will host Parrow and EFFY’s LGBTQ no-ring deathmatch event on June 11.

How the Red Sox, who were the last team to integrate, became champions of LGBTQ Pride

Red Sox Pride Night returns after a one-year hiatus.

LA Dodgers have sold over 8,000 LGBTQ+ Night tickets, pro sports’ biggest Pride celebration

Pride Night attendees will make up about half of the fans at the Dodgers Pride Night game on June 11.

Here is how every sports league is celebrating Pride

To commemorate Pride Month, sports leagues are celebrating the LGBTQ community in so many ways.

Oakland A’s rename Pride Night after Glenn Burke

The Athletics keep Burke’s name alive for future generations and honor a trailblazing LGBTQ athlete.

As NFL and others in sports embrace Pride, some fans lash out with threats of boycotts

Two gay former NFL players talk about the importance of the league’s support, as most fans seem to understand the gesture.

SF Giants celebrate Pride by incorporating the rainbow into their cap logos

Longtime supporters of the LGBTQ community, the Giants make Pride colors a prominent part of their uniforms on Saturday.

UFC offering fighters to have names in rainbow colors during Pride month

UFC fight kits featuring rainbow colors will also be available for fans during Pride month.

Sabres and Penguins meet in first-ever NHL joint Pride matchup

Pride was on ice in a nationally-televised hockey clash for a cause.

New Jersey Devils host team’s first Pride Night since pandemic

The NHL team hosted its 5th annual N.J. Devils Pride Night, featuring special jerseys which will be auctioned-off to benefit LGBTQ groups.

Phoenix Suns treat LGBTQ fans to 2021’s first in-person Pride Night in NBA

The honor of hosting 2021’s very first in-person Pride night in the NBA since the pandemic began goes to the Phoenix Suns.

There is hope for minor league Pride Nights in 2021

While MiLB teams are still assembling promotional schedules, more vaccine availability could make Pride Nights happen this summer.

Gay couple, who met at Mets game for Outsports Pride, is now engaged

DJ Slifer and Scottie Winer met over two years ago and will now be planning their future wedding and life together.

Check out Kurtis Gabriel’s rainbow Pride flag skates

The San Jose Sharks forward and straight ally showed off the custom skates on his social media Sunday, along with a pair dedicated to the Black Lives Matter movement.

Staten Island Yanks sue Yankees and MLB over minor league contraction scheme

Baseball’s best Pride Night uniforms weren’t enough to save the Staten Island Yankees. Now they’re taking the majors to court.

October is LGBTQ History Month, and it’s full of sports history

Outsports is looking back at 31 key moments in LGBTQ sports history all month long.

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