Brittney Griner net worth 2022: Sports community celebrates her birthday

Brittney Griner net worth 2022: Sports community celebrates her birthday

US basketball star Brittney Griner marked her 32nd birthday in a Russian prison. She released a message for supporters.

Griner said that she was strengthened by the love she has received while being detained in Russia for the last 8 months.

Players from the WNBA, athletes from other sports, politicians and more made sure Griner’s situation remained in the spotlight.

Supporters renewed the "#WeAreBG" campaign to put pressure on President Joe Biden’s administration to act quickly for her release.

Meanwhile, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin’s aide commented that Garner is not a significant issue for Russia.

Griner was convicted on August 4 after police found vape canisters containing cannabis oil in her luggage at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport.

Griner admitted she had the canisters in her luggage, but testified she had packed them in haste and had no criminal intent.

Brittney Griner is an American professional basketball player with a net worth of $5 million in 2022.