Brittney Griner’s wife says she has not yet heard from President Biden: It’s ‘very disheartening’

Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner, who remains detained in Russia indefinitely on alleged drug charges, sent a letter to the White House on Monday appealing directly to President Joe Biden to fight for her freedom.  On Tuesday, Griner’s wife, Cherelle, told CBS Mornings that it’s been “very disheartening” to not hear from President Biden yet. … Read more

WNBA star Brittney Griner’s wife laments Biden’s ‘disheartening’ silence on Russian detainment

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! WNBA star Brittney Griner is pleading her case to President Biden, asking if the U.S. can intervene and liberate her from her long-standing Russian detainment amid fears that she may be imprisoned “forever.” In recent weeks, Griner’s wife Cherelle broke her silence as well, calling for the … Read more

Sports News Roundup: Tiger Woods shoots 77 to open pro-am in Ireland; Basketball-WNBA star Griner makes freedom appeal to Biden and more

Following is a summary of current sports news briefs. Tiger Woods shoots 77 to open pro-am in Ireland After sitting out last month’s U.S. Open, Tiger Woods was back playing competitive golf Monday, tuning up for the Open Championship at a pro-am event in Ireland. Woods shot a 5-over-par 77 in the first round of … Read more

WNBA style power rankings: Behold the summer pants

Can you believe we’re already at the All-Star break? Where has the summer gone? This week, the stars will converge in Chicago, and there are sure to be plenty of power outfits. To hold us off and make us ready for more, I bring you edition No. 4 of the style rankings. Because I noticed … Read more

What Did Brittney Griner Do in Russia? Charges Against WNBA Star Explained

On Monday, U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner appealed to President Joe Biden to secure her release from jail in Russia, admitting in a handwritten letter that she was “terrified” that she might remain behind bars forever. Griner, a 31-year-old Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) all-star and two-time Olympic gold medallist, was arrested at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo … Read more

WNBA star Brittney Griner asks Biden for help in emotional letter – WHIO TV 7 and WHIO Radio

WASHINGTON — In an emotional letter to President Joe Biden, WNBA star Brittney Griner pleaded for help, saying she fears she may never be released from the Russian prison where she is being detained. >> Read more trending news According to The Associated Press and CNN, Griner’s agent said the letter from the Phoenix Mercury center, who was … Read more