Britney Griner is in some serious trouble after TMZ reports she’s being held in a Russian jail cell after customs “found vape cartridges in her bags while traveling through Sheremetyevo airport — about 20 miles from Moscow.” Griner was caught last February after she was traveling to Russia from New York when a drug dog […]
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Retired WNBA athlete Candice Wiggins is speaking out about her experience in the basketball league. According to her, she had a not-so-pleasant experience due to the league’s alleged unpopularity with her being heterosexual. In an interview with the San Diego Tribune on Monday, Wiggins explains, “Me being heterosexual and straight, and being vocal in my identity […]
Ever since NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick took a stand, athletes have been pledging their allegiance to social change by taking a knee during the national anthem, too. While other teams and sports have just a few players taking a stand, a WNBA team decided to move as one. Before a playoff game against the Phoenix Mercury on Wednesday night, […]
The league also stressed that will spend the Olympic Games break improving how they will address societal issues down the road.
The Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury, were fined $5,000, while players were fined $500 each for wearing black Adidas shirts, according to ESPN.
The Lynx protest also comes days after NBA star Carmelo Anthony urged more athletes to cement their role in the fight for justice.
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.
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