Brittney Griner speaks to the media

WNBA player news:

Brittney Griner spoke to the media today for the first time since being released from Russian captivity, and said she’ll fight for those still imprisoned.

She is partnering with an organization that strives to bring those home who are wrongfully detained.

In the emotional presser, Griner said she looks forward.

She seemed like her usual self.

Griner said she is done playing overseas, unless it is with the Olympic team.

WNBA team news:

The Aces will play a high-profile preseason game against the Liberty on May 13.

WNBA coach news:

Las Vegas coach Becky Hammon has been given permission to speak with the Toronto Raptors about their head coaching vacancy.

College team news:

A busy offseason is building excitement for rejuvenated Virginia.

LSU was welcomed at the Louisiana governor’s mansion.

College player news:

Louisville transfer Hailey Van Lith has committed to LSU.

How does she fit there?