President Joe Biden called today’s Brittney Griner’s prison sentence in Russia as “unacceptable.”
WNBA star Griner has been convicted of drug possession. She has now been sentenced to nine years.
Griner was charged for having vape cartridges with cannabis oil in her possession when she flew to Moscow in February.
— CBS 13 News (@WGME) August 4, 2022
WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver issued the following statement regarding Brittney Griner: pic.twitter.com/FMQZsHBDVv
— NBA (@NBA) August 4, 2022
— Tracy Sabol (@TracySabolDC) August 4, 2022