Brittney Yevette Griner (born October 18, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for the Phoenix Mercury of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA).

Brittney Griner Husband

She is married to Cherelle Watson.

Brittney Griner parents

Griner was born in Houston, the daughter of Raymond and Sandra Griner.

brittney griner height, weight

Listed height6 ft 9 in (206 cm) Listed weight205 lb (93 kg)

Brittney Griner salary

Brittney Griner signed a 3 year / $664,544 contract with the Phoenix Mercury, including an annual average salary of $221,515.

Brittney Griner salary in Russia 2022

It was for that very reason that Griner has traveled to Russia to play during the WNBA off-season for the past seven years, where UMMC Ekaterinburg pays the athlete more than $1 million per season.

Brittney Griner net worth

Her estimated net worth is valued at $5 million. During her three years playing in Russia, she's estimated to have earned around $1.5 million . With her biggest payday from the WNBA being for $227,000 the league's maximum amount allowed.

Brittney Griner national anthem

Comments Brittney Griner made about the national anthem in 2020 were brought up after the WNBA star was sentenced to nine years in prison.

Is Brittney Griner back in the USA?

Brittney Griner is still in jail. And last week, the Phoenix Mercury star was officially sentenced to nine years in prison on drug charges.