“Minefield” by WNBA Member Griner in Russian Jail: Reporter

(News Nation) – conditions in Mordovia penal colony WNBA star Brittney Griner has been judged “hell” and “like slavery” by those who have spent time there, Report from the Daily Mail Says. Grenier was convicted on August 4 after customs officials said they found e-cigarette packets containing cannabis oil in her luggage at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo … Read more

How do WNBA players choose their overseas teams? It is complicated

On Jasmine Tomas’s first night in the Czech Republic as a member of Sika Brno, the police showed up at her house. They did this not because Thomas intentionally committed any wrongdoing, but because she had disassembled her belongings, Thomas blew the electrical fuses in her apartment, only knowing one number to call. When the … Read more

Sky Overseas: Rundown No. 1 update 4

November 21, 2022 – Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) – Chicago Sky New release CHICAGO — Six Chicago Sky players are currently taking their talent overseas with their teams in the off-season. Below is the list of players, their teams and their country. Dana Evans – Besiktas JK Istanbul (Turkey) Azurá Stevens – Galatasaray MP … Read more

Betnijah Laney of New York Liberty won the Dawn Staley Community Leadership Award

November 18, 2022 – Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) New release NEW YORK – New York Liberty guard/forward Betnia Laney has received the Dawn Staley Community Leadership Award for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the community, the NBA announced today. The award, named in honor of WNBA legend and Hall of Famer Dawn Staley, … Read more

Sabreena Merchant: Reviving Women’s Basketball Stories

Three and a half years ago, I took on what was then the journalistic role in my life. the athlete Launched nationwide WNBA Coverage, and I was assigned to report on my hometown, Los Angeles sparks. When the athlete It launched in Los Angeles the previous season, I even declined to sign up until a … Read more

WNBA Correction Star Nika Ogomec Joins Board of Directors

CHARLOTTE, October 6, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Correction: Ogwumike’s final quote has been corrected for clarity. Today, Girls on the Run International, a non-profit organization working to empower young girls, announced that Stanford University graduate and WNBA star Nika Ogomec will join its leadership team. Ogwumike (pronounced Ah-gwoo-ma-kay) plays for the Los Angeles Sparks and … Read more

WNBA players skip Russia and choose other places to play

Courtney Vanderslott #22 of Chicago Sky leads to the basket against Britney Grenier #42 of Phoenix Mercury during Game 4 of the WNBA Finals at Winterst Arena on October 17, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. Stacy Revere | Getty Images Highly publicized Britney Grenier’s legal troubles in Russia and the country’s invasion of Ukraine have led … Read more

The future teases Tami Sutton-Brown from Raptors 905

It was a natural fit and something that probably should have been done early on with some forward-thinking basketball franchises. Find a champion and full-fledged superstar with an astonishing breadth of knowledge gleaned from a variety of experiences after her playing years and allow her to pass on wisdom and advice to young professionals beginning … Read more

WNBA Star Kelsey Plum Signs With Under Armor

Las Vegas ace guard Kelsey Bloom finished second in the NBA with 20.2 points per game this season. Getty Images Despite all the records and accolades, things weren’t easy for Kelsey Plum. The No. 1 pick in the 2017 WNBA Draft has had to overcome battles with anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts and a number of … Read more

Buzzer renews NBA and WNBA offerings to bring games out of the market to mobile

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (6) beats Sacramento Kings striker Chima Monike (19). … [+] During the second half of a pre-season NBA basketball game in Sacramento, California, Friday, October 14, 2022. The Kings won 133-86. (AP Photo/Randall Benton) Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. Buzzer, a mobile platform for live sports … Read more