Westboro Baptist Church to Protest NBA Playoff Games Over Jason Collins, Kevin Durant: US: Latinos Post

Westboro Baptist Church to Protest NBA Playoff Games Over Jason Collins, Kevin Durant: US: Latinos Post

Westboro Baptist Church to Protest NBA Playoff Games Over Jason Collins, Kevin Durant: US: Latinos Post

By Selena Hill (staff@latinospost.com) | First Posted: May 01, 2013 06:19 PM EDT

Members of the Westboro Baptist Church of Topeka, Kansas, protest outside the venue of "The Response", an event billed by its organizer, Texas Governor Rick Perry, as a call to prayer for a nation in crisis. (Photo: REUTERS / Richard Carson)

We all saw this coming: Now that Jason Collins has become the first openly gay active NBA player, the Westboro Baptist Church NBA: ESPN's Chris Broussard Goes On Defensive Over Remarks About Jason Collins Coming Out The Gay (Video)

According to the controversial extremist group, God hates the NBA since Collins has announced that he is homosexual.

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WBC plans to picket Wednesday's game between the Houston Rockets and Thunder in Oklahoma City and Thursday night's Game 6 between the Brooklyn Nets and Bulls in Chicago.

"Now has-been pervert Jason Collins has 'come out' admitting he's a proud fag," WBC church officials write in a press release. "Meanwhile, a number of supporters have congratulated Collins for coming out as a gay athlete," he said. NBA All-Star Kobe Bryant and Oklahoma City star Kevin Durant. "If he's happy, that's cool with me." "I do not think so," he said.

In addition, the Obamas and former President Bill Clinton have also been supportive of Collins' decision to come out.

"I have known Jason Collins since he was Chelsea's classmate and friend at Stanford," Clinton said "Jason's announcement today is an important moment for professional sports and in the history of the LGBT community. It is also the straightforward statement of a good man who wants no more than what so many of us seek: to be able to be who we are Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion: Sheriff, Students Warn Westboro Baptist Church Against Protesting Firefighters' Funerals

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