12 incredible facts about Brittney Griner?
A WNBA All-Star was released from Russian custody.
Eight-time WNBA All-Star Brittney Griner was permitted to return to the United.
States following her 10-month detention in Russia,
where she was also sentenced to nine years in jail on drug-related charges.
A prisoner exchange with the US, Russian officials ultimately released Brittney Griner.
Basketball player Brittney Griner has been released.
Why was Griner released?
she didn't ask for special treatment." To secure Griner's release
Brittney Yevette Griner
Born October 18, 1990.
Is an American professional
She is the only NCAA basketball
player to both score 2,000 points and block 500 shots.
In 2012, she received
Best Female Athlete ESPY Award.
When Baylor lost to the University of
Louisville Cardinals in the Sweet 16.
How much did Britney make in Russia?
she'll earn a six-figure salary instead of the approximately $1.5 million she normally earns in Russia.