(SEATTLE) -- Sue Bird said her goodbyes to fans Tuesday night as the Seattle Storm lost to the Las Vegas Aces in Game 4 of the WNBA Semifinals. The 97-92 loss marked the end of the 41-year-old guard’s legendary two-decade career in Seattle. She wrapped... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. government on Monday strongly discouraged former NBA player Dennis Rodman from traveling to Russia to help secure the release of detained WNBA star Brittney Griner. Rodman, a five-time NBA champion, announced that he plans to travel to Russia in comments he... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Former WNBA player Niesha Butler has opened the first Afro-Latina-owned STEM camp, S.T.E.A.M. Champs, in New York City to reduce accessibility barriers to tech educational resources for Brooklyn youth. "If a kid could actually say that they can be LeBron James, and roll... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris called Brittney Griner’s wife to discuss efforts to release the WNBA star, who has been detained in Russia since February, according to the White House. “The president called Cherelle to reassure her that he is... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Basketball star turned activist Maya Moore and her husband, Jonathan Irons, are now parents to a baby boy.Moore and Irons revealed exclusively on "Good Morning America" Tuesday that they welcomed their first child, a son named Jonathan Hughston Irons Jr., in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Friends and family members of Brittney Griner gathered for a vigil outside the Russian Consulate in New York City on Wednesday evening, calling for the WNBA star's release ahead of her trial in Russia. “Feb 17 was the last time I talked to... Read More.
(MOSCOW) -- A court in Russia has extended the pre-trial detention for WNBA star Brittney Griner. Griner, who was detained in February, will remain in custody at least through July 2, according to Russian state media outlet TASS. The 31-year-old was taken into custody at Sheremetyevo... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Cherelle Griner, the wife of WNBA superstar Brittney Griner, who has been detained in a Russian prison for nearly 100 days, spoke on Tuesday in an interview with ABC News' Good Morning America. Griner told GMA co-anchor Robin Roberts that the support... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Cherelle Griner, the wife of WNBA superstar Brittney Griner, who has been detained in a Russian prison for nearly 100 days, spoke for the first time on Tuesday in an exclusive interview with "Good Morning America." Griner told "GMA" co-anchor Robin Roberts... Read More.