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Griner Opts Out Of US Women’s Basketball Training Camp

The 6-foot-8 star of the Phoenix Mercury was arrested April 22 on suspicion of assault after a fight with her fiancee, fellow WNBA player Glory Johnson.

05/04/2015

Brittney Griner of the Phoenix Mercury holds the championship trophy after a win over the Chicago Sky during Game 3 of the WNBA Finals at the UIC Pavilion on September 12, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Griner To Get Domestic Violence Counseling

Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner has entered into a diversion agreement after being arrested on suspicion of assault following a fight last week with her fiancee, fellow WNBA player Glory Johnson.

04/29/2015

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Police: WNBA’s Brittney Griner, Fiancee Glory Johnson Arrested

Former Baylor Lady Bears standout player Brittney Griner and fiancee and fellow WNBA player Glory Johnson have been arrested on suspicion of assault and disorderly conduct

04/23/2015

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Agent: Brittney Griner Cut In Knife Attack In China

The agent for Brittney Griner tells The Associated Press that the basketball star was cut by a man in a knife attack in China but didn’t need to go to the hospital.

11/04/2014

Becky Hammon #25 of the San Antonio Stars smiles from the bench during the game against the Los Angeles Sparks at Staples Center on May 25, 2014. (credit: Juan Ocampo/NBAE via Getty Images)

5 Things To Know About The WNBA Playoffs

With the WNBA playoffs set to begin on Thursday, here are five things that you should know, including who is done after this season and which team is favored to win it all.

08/21/2014

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Baylor Alum Brittney Griner Debuts At Garden

NEW YORK (AP) – Brittney Griner brings her slam-dunking skills to Madison Square Garden for the first time, hoping to take her Phoenix team a step closer to the WNBA playoffs and a possible league […]

08/12/2014

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5 Women Who Have Been Killin’ It This Summer

Did we forget who run the world?

07/25/2014

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5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 1)

By: Adam Bloom Our Pre-Game Playlist series, that can be found at CBSLocalSports.com, features athletes sharing the music they’re currently listening to.  This includes songs they enjoy blasting in the car to music that relates to their […]

06/20/2014

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WNBA To Market To LGBT Community

The WNBA is launching a campaign to market specifically to the LGBT community, a move that makes it the first pro league to specifically recruit gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered fans to its games.

05/21/2014

Brittney Griner of the Phoenix Mercury dunks against the Chicago Sky on May 27, 2013 at U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. (credit: Barry Gossage/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rookies Lift Interest In WNBA

Midway through their first WNBA season, Brittney Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins are already leaving their mark — on and off the court.

07/23/2013

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WNBA Debuts ‘Ref Cam’ For Television Audience

The WNBA debuted a new camera on Saturday mounted on the head of game official Lamont Simpson.

06/10/2013

Brittney Griner of the Phoenix Mercury dunks against the Chicago Sky on May 27, 2013 at U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. (credit: Barry Gossage/NBAE via Getty Images)

Griner Dunks Twice In WNBA Debut

Even though her team lost, Mercury fans didn’t go away unhappy after Griner dunked twice in the second half of her WNBA debut, a game against the Sky on Monday night.

05/28/2013

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