A prisoner swap with Russia has also been floated. Griner has been in Russian custody since late February.
After coming out and finding acceptance with his team, St. Peter’s Alex Bosacker is cruelly taunted and abused by rival New Ulm in Minnesota.
Williams says he tries to use his platform to empower the LGBTQ community whenever possible.
Among the 25 players the WNBA identified as the league’s greatest of all time, nine identify as LGBTQ.
Parker announced that she and her wife are expecting their first child together.
As the TV voice of the Sixers, Scott takes her place as one of the most prominent out gay figures in sports broadcasting.
The former Villanova star came out 10 years ago and is being honored in Delaware for his accomplishments.
Cydnee Kinslow says Cameron Newbauer, who resigned in July, wrongly accused her of dating a teammate.
She was named the WNBA’s "GOAT" and saw her new daughter come into the world, but the Sky rained on the Mercury in Game 1 of the WNBA Finals.
Out basketball coach Seth Hayes found ‘family’ after coming out. Now she’s doing the same for others
Denison University’s Seth Hayes found acceptance after coming out as gay in high school and now genderqueer in coaching.
The road to a WNBA championship is paved in rainbow.
The out guard will play basketball in Germany this season.
Ruby Mae Stewart Xargay was born on Aug. 9, one day after Stewart won gold at the Olympics.
Players crack back on commentator Eddy Demarez for calling one of their teammates "a man" as the team returned from Tokyo.
Out Chicago Sky center Stefanie Dolson led all scorers in America’s 18-15 gold medal win over Russia.
Sue Bird is right: Wearing USA on their jersey should impact how players approach the National Anthem.
The Chicago Sky center is representing the United States in a half court version of basketball at the Tokyo Olympics.
Stewart received some extra hardware on her way to Tokyo, where she’s looking to win her second gold medal.
The NBA analyst used a homophobic choice of words when he lashed at the stars of today’s game.
Six elite French athletes came out at once in a TV documentary. They include three current Olympian and a gold medal winner.
Jaide Hinds-Clarke and Amiaya Carey are both marrying their best friend.
Coming off WNBA, FIBA EuroLeague and Russian Women’s Premier League championships, Breanna Stewart proposed to girlfriend and opponent Marta Xargay.
LGBTQ advocacy groups and LGBTQ fans are not satisfied with the league’s response to KD’s direct message beef with actor Michael Rapaport.
The honor of hosting 2021’s very first in-person Pride night in the NBA since the pandemic began goes to the Phoenix Suns.
Welts came out as gay in 2011, and proceeded to lead the Golden State Warriors through their most successful decade ever.
The Triumph Awards, in partnership with NCLR, honor college basketball coach Layne Ingram, whose passion for basketball, trans rights and social justice make him a role model.
The WNBA player reflects on coming out to their parents and identifying as gender non-conforming in a new podcast interview.