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In order to earn extra money, some WNBA stars are still opting to play overseas to make up for their modest salaries on American soil, despite fears surrounding Brittney Griner's case. The post After Brittney Griner, Some WNBA Players ‘Will Never Go Back’ To Russia, Agents And Players Say appeared first on NewsOne.

The sentence is only six months less than what prosecutors were originally looking for.

WNBA star Brittney Griner enters a guilty plea in a Russian courtroom Thursday (July 7), in a move that, experts say, could actually help the U.S. government negotiate a prisoner swap that could bring her back to the States.

The WNBA star recently penned a letter to President Joe Biden from a Russian jail, expressing her fears about the possibility that she may never be free: "I sit here in a Russian prison, alone with my thoughts and without the protection of my wife, family, friends, Olympic jersey, or any accomplishments."

The trial for detained WNBA star Brittney Griner will begin on Friday (July 1), however she must stay in Russian custody for six more months.

WNBA Star Brittney Griner’s personal life seems to be overshadowing her basketball career. On Sunday, several cyber bullies took to Twitter to wish the Phoenix Mercury star a Happy Father’s Day. In 2015, 25-year-old Griner divorced her wife Glory Johnson while Johnson was carrying the couple’s twins. Johnson gave birth in October, through a surrogate, […]

According to reports, Johnson is now dating 30-year-old Christopher Fry, who lives in Tennessee – just a short drive from Glory Johnson’s parents’ home in Knoxville.

Glory Johnson has received her wish after having one tumultuous year. The WNBA star announced via Instagram that she’d given birth to two twin girls – Ava Simone and Solei Diem – over the weekend. She wrote, “Born a little earlier than expected, I have No Worries because these babies are fighters just like I am!” She first announced, […]

Judge shuts down Glory Johnson's attempt to get $20k a month in spousal support from Brittney Griner.

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WNBA star Glory Johnson is about to really have her hands full…and we’re not talking about a size 6 leather basketball. Johnson made it pretty clear…

Oh, baby. Yesterday, WNBA phenom Brittney Griner filed papers to annul her month-old marriage to Glory Johnson. Less than two days ago, Johnson announced that…