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WNBA Star Brittney Griner Is Engaged! See Her Propose To Her Girlfriend HERE!

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This is so exciting!!!

Friday night was a big one for WNBA star Brittney Griner, who proposed to her girlfriend Glory Johnson!

And she said YES!!!

Griner posted a sweet pic of the moment, with her down on one knee and her ring in-hand, captioning it

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WNBA Launches A New Campaign To Recruit A SPECIAL Kind Of Fan! F*** Yes!! Find Out Who They Want In The Stands HERE!

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The WNBA is making big moves to recruit more LGBT fans!

With Jason Collins coming out last year and Michael Sam being drafted into the NFL, the world of professional sports has made HUGE steps in including the LGBT community!

And now ANOTHER professional league is making progress as the WNBA is starting a new campaign to actively recruit more gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender fans to games!

WNBA President Laurel Richie spoke out about the move and said it was finally time to start showing support for a fan base that's been with them for a LONG time:

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Maria Sharapova, Danica Patrick, And Many More Athletes Show Up For The 2013 ESPY Awards!

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When you think about it, The ESPYS are just like any other award show.

Except instead of actors and musicians, you have some of the best athletes in the entire world in attendance!

There was certainly no shortage of stars last night as some of the biggest names in sports made their way to the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles for the 20th Annual ESPY Awards!

Michael Phelps, Maria Sharapova, LeBron James, Danica Patrick, and many more athletes showed up to share some laughs and remember some of the most inspirational moments of the past year!

And just because they're athletes does NOT mean they don't know how to work a red carpet!

Ch-ch-check out some of the attendees making their grand entrances (below)!

[Image via Apega/Daniel Tanner/WENN.]

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Jason Collins Will Receive The Courage Award At The GLSEN Respect Awards!

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This. Is. AWESOME!!!

The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network will be giving Jason Collins the Courage Award at the end of this month at the GLSEN Respect Awards for being the first openly gay, active athlete in the NBA, MLB, NFL, or NHL!

Executive Director Dr. Eliza Byard says they are THRILLED to be honoring Jason, saying:

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WNBA's Brittney Griner Pens Essay Full Of Jason Collins Inspiration For The NY Times!!

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Brittney Griner is the best player in the WNBA right now, and she happens to be gay as well. So when Jason Collins found the courage to come out as gay in the NBA, she was inspired to continue her mission to help others live their open and free lives!

So fab!

Here's what she wrote for the New York Times about her excitement and some history about her own struggles:

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WNBA Stars Discuss Being Gay In Professional Sports!

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It's weird to us that the idea of being openly gay in professional sports is even a discussion in 2013 — that shizz should have happened YEARS ago!

A lot of debate is going on in the male sports arenas about whether or not players should be open about their sexuality, but in the WNBA it's less of a big deal because the women have been embracing it for a while already! It doesn't matter to them whether or not their teammates are gay, and absolutely they should be open about it!

Here's what No. 1 draft pick in the WNBA (and possibly NBA!), Brittney Griner had to say about it. You know, as an openly gay player:

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Mark Cuban Is Thinking About Drafting Women's B-Ball Player Brittney Griner To NBA!

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A women's basketball star in the NBA??

YES PLEASE!!

Mark Cuban, owner of the Mavericks, Shark Tank shark, and all around normal and decent dude (who happens to be filthy f***ing rich), has just said that he'd think about drafting Baylor's Brittney Griner! That would make her the first women's basketball player in the NBA and we think he should TOTALLY do it!

Here's what he said:

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