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Brittney Griner Engaged to Fellow WNBA Player Glory Johnson

Brittney Griner Engaged to Fellow WNBA Player Glory Johnson

It's love and basketball for the two athletes.

Published August 16, 2014

It's a match made in basketball heaven. Brittney Griner is engaged to her fellow WNBA player Glory Johnson, the couple announced via Instagram on Saturday. 

Griner, a best-selling author and the first openly gay player to recieve an endorsement deal from Nike, posted a photo of herself proposing to Johnson on bended knee, with a ring in her hand. “Last Night was a Night to Remember(,) I became the happiest person on this earth! (almost pass out but when that one word came out I came back to life) Me and my baby @missvol25 are in it for Life!” she posted.

Johnson, a forward for the Tulsa Shock, also posted a photo of Griner in bed with the engagement ring resting on her shoulder.

Congrats to the happy couple! is your #1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music.

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Written by Evelyn Diaz


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