Tag Archives: wnba

  • Magic Johnson Leads Group Buying WNBA’s LA Sparks

    Feb 5, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Magic Johnson will again be part of professional basketball in Los Angeles. The former Lakers great is part of a group buying the Los Angeles Sparks of the WNBA, reports the Associated Press. “We’re totally thrilled,” WNBA President Laurel Richie told The AP. “When Magic chooses to enter into a partnership with a WNBA team, […]

  • Next for ‘Iyanla,’ WNBA Vet Chamique Holdsclaw (Clip)

    Aug 15, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *Iyanla Vanzant will try to work her magic on troubled former WNBA star Chamique Holdsclaw in the next episode of her OWN series, “Iyanla: Fix My Life.” Despite enormous talent and professional success, the retired pro basketball player continues to struggle with personal inner demons that in the past have caused her to snap, including […]

  • WNBA Vet Chamique Holdsclaw Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Ex

    Jun 17, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Former WNBA star Chamique Holdsclaw pleaded guilty to assaulting her ex-girlfriend on Friday, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. The Olympic gold medalist was charged with aggravated assault, criminal damage in the first degree, two counts of criminal damage in the second degree and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony. Holdsclaw was arrested […]

  • Brittney Griner on Hate Tweets, Middle School Torment, More

    May 29, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *New WNBA star Brittney Griner sat down with ESPN The Magazine for an in-depth interview – both in print and on video (click here to watch) – about her sexuality, being teased throughout her childhood, and her current hate tweets. The Baylor University grad used to keep her Twitter and Instagram accounts private, approving each […]

  • EUR Bits: Nike Signs Griner – Wycleff & His Assault Rifle Guitar (Watch)

    May 2, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Baylor University’s senior Brittney Griner is amazing. The newly selected WNBA number one draft pick has landed an endorsement deal with Nike, reports USA Today. Although details of the deal are being kept under wraps, Griner said, “It’s big-time, let’s just say that.” The new Phoenix Mercury star also made headlines last week when she came out […]

  • Brittney Griner First Pick of the Draft: Hello Phoenix Mercury

    Apr 18, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Brittney Griner is basketball’s most talked about female athlete right now. After leaving her college team with an impact so great, professional NBA coaches have considered recruiting her. But she’s got a team now in the WNBA. The Phoenix Mercury scooped up the Baylor center during the draft Monday night. “It’s a dream come true. […]