This Week's SI Cover: May 6, 2013

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Jason Collins has played for six teams over 12 NBA seasons. He has started in two NBA finals and was a former first-round pick. But Collins' career will be redefined by his watershed announcement: He is gay.

Jason Collins with Franz Lidz: Why I am coming out now

Jon Wertheim: The story behind the interview

Jarron Collins: I've never been more proud of my brother

Arn Tellem: None of my clients are more courageous than Jason Collins

Chris Stone: The story behind Jason Collins and how it happened

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