Results tagged “denies”
NEW YORK (AP) - Jason Collins, the NBA veteran who last week announced he was gay, is disputing reports from publishing insiders who say he is shopping a book deal.Officials at three publishing houses told The Associated Press on Monday that they had been contacted about a planned memoir by Collins, the first active player in any of four major U.S. professional sports leagues to come out as gay. T...
DPS: Dan Patrick talks to Tim Brown and discusses Brown's accusations that former Raider head coach Bill Callahan sabotaged the Super Bowl by changing the gameplan at the last minute. Brown clarifies his statements about Callahan and his role in Barrett Robbins' disappearance before the game. (NBC Sports)
Secret Service Director Mark Sullivan made his first public comments Wednesday since April's scandal involving agents and prostitutes in Colombia. While being grilled by U.S. senators, Sullivan apologized for the agents' misconduct and called the scandal an isolated incident, but some lawmakers are not buying it. NBC's Pete Williams reports. (TODAY)