WNBA to Actively Target LGBTQ Community
by Clutch 7 months ago
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’
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
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,...
Brittney Griner Covers ESPN Mag
by Yesha Callahan 2 years ago
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.
Brittney Griner Signs Deal with Nike
by Evette Dionne 2 years ago
Brittney Griner is having the best month ever. The 6-foot-8-inch phenom hasn’t received her degree from Baylor University yet and she’s already signed a deal with the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA). The Phoenix Mercury drafted Griner No. 1 overall on April 18. Now, the...