With WNBA star Brittney Griner being sentenced to 9 years in Russian jail for belongings of hashish oil cartridges in a Russian Airport, the whole basketball neighborhood has actually been singing about responding to the news and using their assistance to BG.
On Thursday, Phoenix Mercury colleague Skylar Diggins-Smith offered a psychological reaction when she was inquired about the WNBA continuing to play following the news.
“Nobody wanted to even play today,” Diggins-Smith informed press reporters. “How are you expected to approach the video game with a clear mind when the entire group is weeping prior to the video game?
From Griner’s representative and both WNBA colleagues and rivals, along with gamers throughout the NBA, lots of have actually continued to shared their ideas and beliefs through social networks.
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