Jason Collins http://wesa.fm en Jason Collins Gets a Chance and Makes History http://wesa.fm/post/jason-collins-gets-chance-and-makes-history <p>NBA center, Jason Collins walked onto the court Sunday after signing a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets. As he checked into the game in the second quarter, Collins became the first openly gay man to play one of the nation's four major professional sports.</p><p>Pittsburgh Post-Gazette sportswriter emeritus Bob Dvorchak says on the part of the Brooklyn Nets, the signing was not made just to make history. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 21:12:36 +0000 Essential Pittsburgh 24910 at http://wesa.fm Sports Talk with Bob Dvorchak http://wesa.fm/post/sports-talk-bob-dvorchak-0 <p>Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Sportswriter Emeritus <strong><a href="http://bobdvorchak.com/sports-n-at/">Bob Dvorchak</a></strong> looks at how the running of the Pittsburgh Marathon came off, Sidney Crosby's return to the ice and whether the NHL should look at making face shields mandatory. Also, the impact of Jason Collins coming out. Mon, 06 May 2013 13:15:25 +0000 Heather McClain 9048 at http://wesa.fm Sports Talk with Bob Dvorchak