Tag: WNBA

Brittney Griner’s Bad News: Pretrial Detention in Russia Extended by a Month | VIDEO

Source: Tim Clayton – Corbis / Getty *(CNN) — A Russian court has extended the pretrial detention of US basketball star Brittney Griner — held since February on accusations of drug smuggling — for another month, Russian state news agency TASS reported Friday. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK.… Continue Reading “Brittney Griner’s Bad News: Pretrial Detention in Russia Extended by a Month | VIDEO”

Arrest of WNBA Star Brittney Griner Extended

Source: Christian Petersen / Getty A court near Moscow has extended the detention of WNBA star Brittney Griner until May 19, according to the Russian state news agency Tass. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM & TWITTER. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE. Griner was detained at a Moscow… Continue Reading “Arrest of WNBA Star Brittney Griner Extended”

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Calls on Russia to Release WNBA Star Brittney Griner, Wife Speaks Out [VIDEO]

Brittney Griner‘s wife is speaking out about the WNBA star being detained in Russia on drug charges. We previously reported that Griner is currently detained in Russia after being arrested last month at a Moscow airport for having vape cartridges in her luggage. LIKE US… Continue Reading “Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Calls on Russia to Release WNBA Star Brittney Griner, Wife Speaks Out [VIDEO]”