Griner needs to return to the United States ASAP

Britney Greinerpicture: Getty Images Britney Greiner has not been forgotten, as she sits in a Russian prison cell after pleading guilty to having a small amount of cannabis oil in her luggage after playing basketball at UMMC Ekaterinburg in the WNBA offseason. Now, her jersey number on the court as a reminder that she is … Read more

A Russian court has sentenced WNBA star Britney Grenier to nine years in prison

WASHINGTON – A Russian court on Thursday found Britney Grenier guilty of drug charges and sentenced her to nine years in prison as the US government seeks to secure the release of the WNBA star. The court also fined Griner 1 million rubles ($16,301). The 31-year-old Greiner, who plays professional basketball in Russia during the … Read more