If You’re A Closeted Pro Athlete, Magic Johnson Is There For You

Magic Johnson is the man.

1. Last week, Seattle defensive end Chris Clemons expressed a negative reaction to the idea that an NFL player may come out of the closet.

4. Then earlier this week on HuffPost Live, legendary NBA coach Phil Jackson dismissed a question on the topic saying somewhat callously that he had never come across a gay player in his time in the league.

5. Enter Good Guy Magic Johnson.

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6. Well done, Magic. Well done.

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