Brittney Griner Archives

Phoenix Mercury’s Brittney Griner ready for Olympics

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First-time Olympian Brittney Griner understands what it means to serve and represent her country. “I’m super excited. I wanted to enlist when I was younger. My dad enlisted in the military,” Griner said. “I have a lot of military and law enforcement in my family. To be able to play for my country means everything… Read More →

Mercury go for Western title tonight

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If you want to see the best sports show in town, check out the Phoenix Mercury tonight. The Phoenix Mercury will return home looking to close out the best-of-three WNBA Western Conference Finals in a decisive Game 3 on tonight at 7 p.m. at US Airways Center against the Minnesota Lynx. Tickets for today’s Game… Read More →

Mercury’s Griner leads WNBA in jersey sales

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Phoenix Mercury rookie center and 2013 All-Star starter Brittney Griner is the WNBA’s top-selling jersey, based on national merchandise sales including WNBAStore.com since the start of the 2013 regular season.  Griner and the “3 to See”—rookies Skylar Diggins of the Tulsa Shock and Elena Delle Donne of the Chicago Sky—claimed the top three spots. Maya Moore, who’s held the No. 1… Read More →

Mercury's Griner leads WNBA in jersey sales

Mercury welcome Brittney Griner

Phoenix Mercury rookie center and 2013 All-Star starter Brittney Griner is the WNBA’s top-selling jersey, based on national merchandise sales including WNBAStore.com since the start of the 2013 regular season.  Griner and the “3 to See”—rookies Skylar Diggins of the Tulsa Shock and Elena Delle Donne of the Chicago Sky—claimed the top three spots. Maya Moore, who’s held the No. 1… Read More →

Globetrotters draft Mercury’s Griner

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The Harlem Globetrotters have drafted WNBA dunking star Brittney Griner and New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera. The Globetrotters also picked Detroit Mercy’s Doug Anderson, Northwood University’s Tyrone Davis and High Point’s Corey Law. The 6-foot-8 Griner had a stellar career at Baylor and became the first WNBA player to dunk twice in a game… Read More →

Globetrotters draft Mercury's Griner

Mercury welcome Brittney Griner
by in Business News | Sports

The Harlem Globetrotters have drafted WNBA dunking star Brittney Griner and New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera. The Globetrotters also picked Detroit Mercy’s Doug Anderson, Northwood University’s Tyrone Davis and High Point’s Corey Law. The 6-foot-8 Griner had a stellar career at Baylor and became the first WNBA player to dunk twice in a game… Read More →