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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...

WNBA’s Brittney Griner On Association’s Make-Up Application Class: ‘I Don’t Need That Sh*t’

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In a recent interview with Elle magazine, Brittney Griner discusses her style and the experience of being a rookie in the WBNA.  At one point, the WNBA star discusses a make-up class offered as part of her WNBA orientation: At the WNBA’s rookie orientation, Griner says she...

Riquna Williams Sets WNBA Record With 51 Points

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Don’t let Riquna Williams’ 5 foot 5 inch height fool you. On Sunday, Williams broke the league’s scoring mark with 51 points pushing the Tulsa Shock for a win over the San Antonio Silver Stars 98-65, surpassing the previous record of 47 points. “It’s amazing,...

WNBA All-Star, Publicly Opposes Same-Sex Marriage

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Sophia Young spoke out against an LGBT anti-discrimination bill in San Antonio. Young expressed her views via her Twitter account and needless to say, many of her followers and fellow WNBA athletes were shocked.

Brittney Griner Covers ESPN Mag

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Griner, the former Baylor star, has already made a name for herself and has a lot of time to prove herself as a WNBA star. This month, Griner is the featured story for ESPN The Magazine. She talks about her sexuality, being teased throughout her childhood, and her current hate tweets.