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Jason Collins

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Birthday
2, 1978
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
2, 1978 (age 40)
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA

About

NBA center who played for the New Jersey Nets from 2001 to 2008 and received much attention after publicly announcing he was gay in 2013.

Before Fame

He was drafted 18th overall by the Houston Rockets in 2001 after a four-year college career at Stanford University.

Trivia

He earned the prestigious Pete Newell Big Man Award during his rookie season with the New Jersey Nets.

Family Life

His twin brother Jarron also became an NBA player.

Associated With

He was teammates with Kevin Garnett on the Boston Celtics before being traded to the Wizards in 2013.