You Can Play

December 5, 2013

NFL Exec says league ready for openly gay player

NFL Executives Troy Vincent, former cornerback for the Philadelphia Eagles and Dwight Hollier former linebacker for t

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December 4, 2013

You Can Play and former NFL players visit the Hetrick Martin Institute

You Can Play, an advocacy organization dedicated to building bridges between the LGBT community and the world of athletics has just launched its "High Five" initiative which works to create meaningful connections between LGBT youth and leaders within the professional sports community.

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November 5, 2013

Slam dunk! UConn women's basketball in support of LGBT inclusion

The University of Connecticut women's basketball team joins a campaign to support LGBT athletes in fight against discrimination.

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October 21, 2013

Phoenix Coyotes post You Can Play video on Instagram

The Phoenix Coyotes and the You Can Play project posted a video to their official Instagram for Spirit Day, October 17.

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October 21, 2013

LGBT hockey night hosted by Florida Panthers

Florida Panthers incorporate "You Can Play" project at LGBT hockey night

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August 23, 2013

Wade Davis announced as Executive Director of You Can Play

Wade Davis has been announced as the new Executive Director of You Can Play, a group working for equality for all players in sports, regardless of sexual or gender identity. "Gay athletes. Straight allies. Teaming up for respect."

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June 19, 2013

San Francisco Bay Area inspires with first multi-pro-sport You Can Play video

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NHL and NHLPA Announce Historic Partnership with You Can Play Project

The National Hockey League and the National Hockey League Players Association announce a continuing partnership with the You Can Play Projcet; becoming the first major professional sports league to make such an agreement.
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March 14, 2013

GLAAD, You Can Play, NY Atty Gen. Schneiderman calling on NFL to address LGBT issues immediately

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman issued a statement demanding that the NFL investigate whether teams asked prospects about their sexual orientation during the league's pre-draft scouting combine.

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