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April 29, 2013 - 6:34 PM
FILE- Former NBA player John Amaechi speaks onstage at the 18th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles, USA, in this file photo dated Saturday, April 14, 2007. Amaechi became the first openly gay former NBA player with a landmark public statement in 2007, three years after retiring, but in a telephone interview with The Associated Press, Amaechi disclosed that he is in contact with gay English Premier League players to advise them about gay issues. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, FILE)