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NetsDaily Aug 19, 2014

Jason Collins will wait till summer's end to decide on career

There's no indication the Nets are interested in bringing Jason Collins back next season, and Collins has spent much of the summer promoting a human rights agenda.  Now, he tells the Washington Blade that he's not giving up on the possibility of playing again, that he's been working out and will make a decision at summer's end. Collins, who remains a free agent, told the Blade he has not made any decisions about the upcoming season and whether he will return to the Nets."I’m going to enjoy my summer right now," he said. "I still work out. I still train."Collins told the Blade his...
CSN Washington Aug 14, 2014

Ex-Wizard Jason Collins talking retirement

Jason Collins is talking like someone not expecting his NBA career to continue. As the first openly gay athlete to play for a major professional sports team in the U.S., a bigger role awaits.
NetsDaily Aug 14, 2014
Jason Collins likely moving on, would like coaching or front office job

Jason Collins likely moving on, would like coaching or front office job

Jason Collins has likely played his last game as an NBA player.  After breaking the rainbow line last season by becoming the first openly gay athlete in any of the four profesional sports, Collins has yet to file his retirement papers and he still plays a role in the NBA, last week speaking at the league's rookie seminar. But as Marcus Thompson II of the Oakland Tribune writes Thursday... He's still undecided about attempting a return for his 14th NBA season. And he does have some interest in becoming a coach or joining a front office. But right now, he is already fulfilled and has...
Rotoworld Aug 14, 2014

Jason Collins leaning towards retirement - Jason Collins (F/C) Brooklyn Nets

Jason Collins is still undecided, but is leaning towards retiring from the NBA.
NetsDaily Jul 24, 2014

Jason Collins to Tony Dungy: Look at my example with Brooklyn Nets

Jason Collins is unlikely to ever play in the NBA again. After a short, history-making stint with the Nets, the 36-year-old is now a free agent and although he's not officially retired, he hasn't been working out for teams.  That doesn't mean he isn't talking about the value of his time with the Nets. Collins responded Wednesday to Tony Dungy's comment earlier in the week about Michael Sam. "I wouldn’t have taken him. Not because I don’t believe Michael Sam should have a chance to play, but I wouldn’t want to deal with all of it. Collins was asked about it on Takepart.com and he...

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