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Brittney Griner Says She Was Pressured into Marriage; Seeks Annulment

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After less than a month of marriage, Brittney Griner is seeking an annulment from her WNBA wife Glory Johnson. “Last Wednesday, Glory and I agreed to either legally separate, get divorced, or annul our marriage,” Griner said in a statement Friday. “I can confirm that...

Chris Paul Accused of Sexism Over His Criticism of NBA Female Referee

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In a game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Clippers point guard Chris Paul criticized Lauren Holtkamp, female NBA referee games after she called a technical foul on him during Thursday night’s game. In the post-game interview, Paul expressed his issue with Holtkamp’s calls and commented that...

LeBron James and Brooklyn Nets Rock ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Shirts During Pre-Game Warm-Ups

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Several NBA players from the Cleveland Cavaliers and Brooklyn Nets rocked “I Can’t Breathe” t-shirts during the pre-game warm-ups last night. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Garnett, Deron Williams and Jarret Jack wore the black tees in solidarity with protesters to join in the protest...

NBA Players Association’s Michele Roberts Gets $1.2 Million Salary

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Michele Roberts, director of the National Basketball Association, will be paid a base salary of 1.2 million. She is the first woman to lead a major sports union in North America. Sounds great, right? However, Roberts’ salary is half of what her predecessor, Billy Hunter,...