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Brittney Griner's trial continues with witnesses testifying in her defense: Reports - The Athletic

WNBA star Brittney Griner's trial continued Thursday with her third appearance in a Russian court for drugs charges carrying a possible jail...

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LeBron James: 'I wasn't knocking our beautiful country' with Brittney Griner comments - The Athletic

Lakers star LeBron James said he "wasn't knocking our beautiful country" when he questioned in a trailer for HBO's "The...

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Brittney Griner pleads guilty to drugs charges in Russian court: Report - The Athletic

WNBA center Brittney Griner pleaded guilty in a Russian court Thursday to drugs charges, according to Reuters.

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President Biden speaks with Brittney Griner's wife, pledging his support - The Athletic

The President pledged his support to Brittney, whom he said "is wrongfully detained in Russia under intolerable circumstances."

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Brittney Griner in letter to White House says 'I'm terrified I might be here forever': Reports - The Athletic

WNBA star Brittney Griner, who has been detained in Russia for nearly five months, sent a letter to the White House on Monday asking for President...

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WNBA star Brittney Griner's trial begins in Russia - The Athletic

Griner was arrested nearly five months ago in Russia on charges of possessing hashish oil in her luggage at Moscow's airport.

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Brittney Griner's Russian trial to begin Friday: Report - The Athletic

Griner appeared Monday at a preliminary hearing in Khimki, a Moscow suburb, and was ordered to remain in custody for the duration of her trial,...

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Mercury, Tina Charles agree to part ways - The Athletic

The eight-time WNBA All-Star was averaging 17.3 points and 7.3 rebounds per game this season for the Mercury, who signed her to a one-year contract...

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Brittney Griner unable to connect with wife for scheduled call through U.S. embassy in Russia: Report - The Athletic

Brittney Griner's wife Cherelle said their first phone call since the WNBA star's arrest four months ago didn't happen on...

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Brittney Griner's pre-trial detention extended by Russian court: Report - The Athletic

A Russian court has extended WNBA star Brittney Griner's pre-trial detention for 18 more days, according to a report from TASS,...

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Brittney Griner's pre-trial detention extended by Russian court: Report - The Athletic

A Russian court has extended WNBA star Brittney Griner's pre-trial detention for 18 more days, according to a report from TASS,...

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U.S. State Department, Phoenix Mercury meet about Brittney Griner's detention in Russia - The Athletic

Griner was detailed at a Russian airport near Moscow on Feb. 17 after customs officials said they found hashish oil in her luggage.

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Wife of Brittney Griner calls on U.S. to make WNBA star's release from Russia top priority - The Athletic

If U.S. President Joe Biden has the ability to bring Brittney Griner home from Russia, her wife, Cherelle Griner, wants to see it, she told...

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U.S. officials determine Brittney Griner 'wrongfully detained' in Russia: Reports - The Athletic

Griner is currently being detained on drug smuggling charges and has reportedly been in Russian custody since February.

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WNBA to honor Brittney Griner this season with number and initials courtside - The Athletic

Griner has reportedly been in Russian custody on drug smuggling charges since February.

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Detained WNBA star Brittney Griner in 'good condition' in Russia says U.S. State Department official - The Athletic

An official from the U.S. Embassy in Moscow found WNBA star Brittney Griner, who is being detained in Russia on drug smuggling charges, to be in...

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Detained WNBA star Brittney Griner in 'good condition' in Russia says U.S. embassy official - The Athletic

An official from the U.S. Embassy in Moscow found WNBA star Brittney Griner, who is being detained in Russia on drug smuggling charges, to be in...

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Brittney Griner's detention in Russia extended to May 19; WNBA star doing 'OK': Source - The Athletic

Griner has reportedly been in Russian custody since February.

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WNBA star Brittney Griner's detention in Russia extended to May 19: Report - The Athletic

Griner has reportedly been in Russian custody since February.

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Photo of detained WNBA star Brittney Griner released by Russian state TV - The Athletic

According to The New York Times, Russian news agency TASS reported that Griner, a seven-time All-Star and two-time Olympic gold medalist, is being...

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WNBA star Brittney Griner detained in Russia, per reports; WNBA, USA Basketball issue statements of support - The Athletic

According to The New York Times, Russian news agency TASS reported that Griner, a seven-time All-Star and two-time Olympic gold medalist, is being...

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WNBA, USA Basketball issue statements of support amid reports Brittney Griner detained in Russia - The Athletic

According to The New York Times, Russian news agency TASS reported that Griner, a seven-time All-Star and two-time Olympic gold medalist, is being...

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Phoenix Mercury sign Tina Charles, WNBA's 2021 leading scorer - The Athletic

In 27 games last season, Charles averaged 23.4 points and 9.6 rebounds while shooting 45.0 percent from the field.

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Pelicans assistant Teresa Weatherspoon withdraws from consideration for Mercury head coach: Sources - The Athletic

Pelicans assistant Teresa Weatherspoon is removing her name from consideration for the head-coaching job with the WNBA's Phoenix Mercury,...

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Mercury, coach Sandy Brondello part ways after 8 seasons - The Athletic

Phoenix made it all the way to the WNBA Finals in 2021 before ultimately falling to the Chicago Sky in four games.

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WNBA Finals: Sky rally from 14-point deficit to beat Mercury, win first title - The Athletic

The Sky, 16-16 in the regular season, won the title as a No. 6 seed after winning single-elimination games against the Dallas Wings and Minnesota...

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WNBA Finals: Kahleah Copper, Sky rout Mercury to put Chicago 1 win from title - The Athletic

The Sky led 46-24 at halftime, their defense forcing the Mercury into more turnovers (10) than field goals made (eight) in the first half.

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WNBA: Sabrina Ionescu, Diana Taurasi hit game-winning shots on opening night - The Athletic

New York Liberty guard Sabrina Ionescu logged 25 points, 11 assists and six rebounds, including the game-winning 3-pointer with 0.4 seconds left in a...

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