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Brittney Griner Drops Bombs in her Memoir

A Christian university in Texas didn’t wrap it’s arms around a gay athlete, what a surprise…

Sports

Ramble on Women's Sports and Brittney Griner

         I grew up in a house obsessed with sports. And when I say obsessed, I mean that’s the only thing (besides Oprah and soaps) that played on our television. 354 more words

What's Really Good?: Unbeaten

On Monday (April 14) the WNBA held its annual draft. Thirty six amateur athletes watched all of their work pay off as they were one of the few selected in the three round draft. 496 more words

Opinion

Coming Out…How Brittney Griner’s Book Lead To My Revelation

WNBA Superstar Brittney Griner recently released a tell all book, “In My Skin” about her life growing up as a gay female in a sport’s environment. 962 more words

Life

From Derrick Gordon to Jason Collins: Athletes show perfect timing by coming out

UMass’ Derrick Gordon may be making history as the first openly gay player in Division I men’s basketball, but when it comes to how the people that know him best reacted to the news about his sexuality, his experience is not uncommon. 710 more words

News

SPORTS!: In My Skin: My Life On and Off the Basketball Court

Britney Griner is AMAZEBALLS (sorry for the capslockslang, but she plays basketball).

Griner, whose on-court skills are likened to Wilt Chamberlain and LeBron James, “represents a break from the sexual McCarthyism in women’s sports,” “proudly identifies as butch,” “dresses like a 1920s male dandy,” pulls off argyle socks like nobody’s business, and pretty much just kicks ass all over the place. 20 more words

Polyphonic Lit

Phoenix Mercury!

Season is going to begin soon, planning a trip to the All-Star game! Behind DT3, BG, & Penny, I can’t see anything but good things this season. 49 more words