Brittney Griner

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Brittney Yevette Griner ( GRY-nər; born October 18, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for the Phoenix Mercury of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA), who is currently imprisoned in Russia. She played college basketball for the Baylor Lady Bears in Waco, Texas. She is the only NCAA basketball player to both score 2,000 points and block 500 shots. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brittney Griner has received more than 5,789,029 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Brittney Griner is the 831st most popular basketball player (up from 1,009th in 2019), the 15,608th most popular biography from United States (down from 14,960th in 2019) and the 481st most popular Basketball Player.

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  • 26

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  • 4.21

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Among basketball players, Brittney Griner ranks 831 out of 1,268Before her are Elmer Bennett, Elena Baranova, Léo Westermann, Esteban Batista, P. J. Brown, and Jae Crowder. After her are Danny Manning, Nancy Lieberman, Joe Ingles, Bismack Biyombo, Andrew Albicy, and Sasha Vezenkov.

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Among people born in 1990, Brittney Griner ranks 555Before her are Matt Prokop, Natalia de Molina, André Felipe Ribeiro de Souza, Pello Bilbao, Jae Crowder, and Karl-Johan Johnsson. After her are Max Barskih, Silvan Dillier, André Hahn, Jiloan Hamad, Keisha Castle-Hughes, and Andrew Albicy.

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Among people born in United States, Brittney Griner ranks 15,608 out of 18,182Before her are Jae Crowder (1990), Stephanie (1987), Larenz Tate (1975), Eric Flaim (1967), Ashley Roberts (1981), and Michael Zegen (1979). After her are Charlie Haas (1972), Kaskade (1971), Donald Carcieri (1942), Ernie Fletcher (1952), Thad Luckinbill (1975), and Spencer Locke (1991).


Among basketball players born in United States, Brittney Griner ranks 481Before her are Juwan Howard (1973), Josh Smith (1985), Mookie Blaylock (1967), Elmer Bennett (1970), P. J. Brown (1969), and Jae Crowder (1990). After her are Danny Manning (1966), Nancy Lieberman (1958), Kendrick Perkins (1984), Jerami Grant (1994), Taj Gibson (1985), and Lorenzen Wright (1975).

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