Brittney Griner

Dallas Wings center Teaira McCowan holds the ball above her head as she stands under the rim looking straight up at the basket, while Minnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles stands a foot away, readying to jump towards McCowan and try to block a layup attempt.

Daily Briefing — Aug. 5, 2022: Wings keep rolling without Ogunbowale

By Em Adler / August 5, 2022

Brittney Griner receives sentence from Russian court

Brittney Griner sentenced to nine years in prison by the Russian court

By Tee Baker / August 4, 2022

Women’s basketball community reacts to court’s decision

Brittney Griner stands behind bars, holding up a paper with some pictures on it, likely in a letter she received, while smiling slightly

Daily Briefing — July 28, 2022: U.S. reportedly offers prisoner swap for Brittney Griner

By Em Adler / July 28, 2022

Pivotal Storm-Sun matchup this evening, watch it with us!

New mural of Brittney Griner and other wrongful detainees has Washington Mystics’ fingerprints on it

By Jenn Hatfield / July 23, 2022

The Mystics’ Elizabeth Williams and Natasha Cloud helped put the mural up, and several members of the New York Liberty attended the unveiling in Washington

WNBA All-Star

Locked on Women’s Basketball: Sylvia Fowles, Sue Bird, hits and misses from the 2022 WNBA All-Star Game

By The Next / July 11, 2022

Howard and James break down the hits and misses from the All-Star Game

Sights and sounds from the 2022 WNBA All-Star weekend

By James Kay / July 11, 2022

Inside what worked, what didn’t in Chicago


Locked on Women’s Basketball: Skylar Diggins-Smith calls Phoenix Mercury coach Vanessa Nygaard a clown!

By The Next / July 6, 2022

Howard and Hayden discuss all things Phoenix Mercury


Locked on Women’s Basketball: Tina Charles heads to Seattle, what happened in Phoenix? 

By The Next / June 28, 2022

Alex and Em talk about Tina Charles departure from the Phoenix Mercury

Diana Taurasi, Brianna Turner, Tina Charles and Skylar Diggins-Smith huddle during the team's June 12 99-90 overtime win over the Washington Mystics.

Phoenix Mercury came to DC with two missions

By Natalie Heavren / June 14, 2022

Mercury players and coaches focus on winning, bringing Brittney Griner home

As an athlete and activist, Kennedy Burke is blossoming with the Washington Mystics

By Jenn Hatfield / June 8, 2022

Building on a strong overseas season, the quiet fourth-year wing is elevating her game and raising her voice in the WNBA