Posts Tagged: Brittney Griner detained in Russia

WNBA Fans & Supporters Renew Calls For U.S. To Bring Brittney Griner Home

Last week U.S. and Russian authorities conducted a prisoner swap for retired U.S. Marine Trevor Reed. That prompted excitement and  optimism among supporters for WNBA-star and native-Texan Brittney Griner. Is there a chance that Brittney could get a deal worked out for her release soon? Griner has been in custody since February, when Russian authorities claimed… Read more »

WNBA’s Brittney Griner To Remain In Russian Custody Until May

FILE – Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner sits during the first half of Game 2 of basketball’s WNBA Finals against the Chicago Sky, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File) With the war in Ukraine continuing, WNBA star Brittney Griner still remains in Russian custody for allegedly possessing of vape cartridges containing cannabis oil… Read more »