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Brittney Griner's Been Sent To A Russian Penal Colony With An Unknown Location

Brittney Griner has lost her appeal and will spend nine years in a Russian penal colony unless the U.S. can intervene.

Imprisoned WNBA star and two-time Olympian Brittney Griner celebrated her 32nd birthday in a Russian prison this week.

The University of Texas has suffered a huge loss. Former basketball player Tiffany Jackson –who attended the school from 2003-2007– has passed away after a battle with breast cancer. She was first diagnosed with stage four cancer in 2015 while playing for the Tulsa Shock. She went into remission the next year and would play […]

Griner was sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison colony.

“Playing for the Sparks was a dream come true and I’m honored to have shared the court with such amazing ladies for as long as we did. I’m sorry to have left abruptly and I wish it would have ended on a different note.” - Australian women's basketball player Liz Cambage announcing her departure from the WNBA

"He took a brief look and then said the exact words were, ‘Basically, you are guilty.'"