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WNBA Calls Gilbert Arenas “Repugnant,” He Says F-ck You

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In just under 36 hours, Gilbert Arenas has managed to become the Donald Trump of the NBA — sorry, make that the Chinese Basketball Association — by not only refusing to remove or apologize for his ridiculously offensive comments about women in the WNBA, but...

WNBA Star Tina Charles Donates Half Her Salary To Charity

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NY Liberty star Tina Charles is donating half of her WNBA salary to a charity she started to honor her aunt who died of multiple organ failure in 2013. Approximately $50,000 of her salary for the second straight season will be donated to help Hopey’s Heart and to...

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...

Brittney Griner Weds Glory Johnson

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Almost 3 weeks after their domestic violence incident, WNBA stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson were married at a Phoenix resort. According to People, 75 people attended the ceremony Friday at the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort. Their first dance was to Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking...

Does Domestic Violence in LGBT Couples Get Overlooked?

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Thursday Brittney Griner and her fiancée Glory Johnson were arrested after a domestic violence altercation. Both women were eventually released from jail, but the incident left many people wondering if a blind eye is turned to domestic violence in LGBT couples. “Intimate partner violence among LGBT...

WNBA to Actively Target LGBTQ Community

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The WNBA plans to launch a marketing campaign to attract gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered fans to its games, according to the Associated Press. The effort includes participation in pride festivals and parades and direct advertising, making it the first professional sports league to specifically...