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Griner, Whelan families to meet Biden amid US-Russia talks

By Eric Tucker, Associated Press President Joe Biden plans to meet at the White House on Friday with family members of WNBA star Brittney Griner...

UPDATE: WNBA Players Express Reluctance to Play Overseas As Brittney Griner Negotiations Continue

By Stacy M. Brown, Senior National Correspondent, NNPA Newswire While former NBA All-Star and Champion Dennis Rodman formally canceled plans to go to Russia to...

EXPLAINER: What will it take to get Brittney Griner home?

By Eric Tucker, Associated Press Now that WNBA star Brittney Griner has been convicted of drug possession and sentenced to nine years in prison, attention...

WNBA’s Griner Convicted at Drug Trial, Sentenced to 9 Years

By Jim Heintz, Associated Press The 31-year-old Griner, a two-time U.S. Olympic champion and a eight-time all-star with the WNBA's Phoenix Mercury, listened with a...

EXPLAINER: Is Griner’s Guilty Plea a Step Toward Freedom?

By Jim Heintz, Associated Press But Russian courts often move slowly, Russian resentment over the high-profile case could obstruct a deal and the fate of...