Stories that show how athletes, teams, leagues, and journalists who cover the world of sports are dealing with LGBT-related issues
December 11, 2012
Washington D.C. ESPN Radio Suspends Czaban and Pollin for Anti-Trans Segment
Following outreach from GLAAD, ESPN980 in Washington D.C. announced today that it has suspended Steve Czaban and Andy Pollin, hosts of the "Sports Reporters" show, over a segment they ran last week in which the pair made fun of transgender college basketball player Gabrielle Ludwig.
December 10, 2012
Washington D.C. ESPN Radio Hosts Inadequately Apologize for Calling Trans Basketball Player Gabrielle Ludwig "it,"
ESPN Radio hosts in Washington D.C. apologized today for having called a transgender basketball player "it" last week, but the apology only scratched the surface of how disrespectful the initial segment was.