Amaechi: Age limits Jason Collins

Updated: January 15, 2014, 9:22 PM ET
By Mark Woods | Special to ESPN.com

LONDON -- John Amaechi claims the issue of homophobia has not entirely been eradicated from the NBA. However, the now-retired player does not believe the failure of Jason Collins to latch onto a new team this season is due to his sexuality.

Collins -- who in April became the first publicly gay athlete in North America's four major team sports -- was not re-signed by the Washington Wizards and has not received any firm offers to continue a professional career that began with a seven-year ...

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