Brittney Griner

Celebrity lockups have always been fascinating. Brittney Griner's recent conviction in Russia has grabbed international headlines.

Griner made a statement in which he apologized to her loved ones for the hurt that her arrest has caused and added that her parents instilled hard work in her and this value is what brought her to Russia.

WNBA star Brittney Griner pleaded guilty to a drug charge in a Russian court on Thursday but said she did not intentionally break the law. 

WNBA star Brittney Griner enters a guilty plea in a Russian courtroom Thursday (July 7), in a move that, experts say, could actually help the U.S. government negotiate a prisoner swap that could bring her back to the States.

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U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner remains in Russian custody and they’ve decided to extend her detention. Griner has been held in Russia since February on accusations of drug smuggling and will stay there through July 2nd. A U.S. State department has classified her a “wrongfully detained.” The WNBA Phoenix Mercury player was arrested when Russian […]

WNBA Star Brittney Griner’s personal life seems to be overshadowing her basketball career. On Sunday, several cyber bullies took to Twitter to wish the Phoenix Mercury star a Happy Father’s Day. In 2015, 25-year-old Griner divorced her wife Glory Johnson while Johnson was carrying the couple’s twins. Johnson gave birth in October, through a surrogate, […]

According to reports, Johnson is now dating 30-year-old Christopher Fry, who lives in Tennessee – just a short drive from Glory Johnson’s parents’ home in Knoxville.

20. Brittney Griner vs. Glory Johnson WNBA stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson shocked the world after filing for an annulment after being married only 28…

Judge shuts down Glory Johnson's attempt to get $20k a month in spousal support from Brittney Griner.

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