WNBA Star Brittney Griner Is The First Athlete To Propose To A Rival Team Member

The WNBA star popped the big question to her girlfriend, Tulsa Shock’s Glory Johnson.

1. Brittney Griner popped the BIG question to girlfriend, Glory Johnson, last night.

2. The caption on the photo reads: “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!”

3. Spoiler alert: She said yes!

Griner is now the only athlete with the distinction of having proposed to a player on a rival team.

4. The duo was celebrating their two-month anniversary when Griner decided to make things official with Johnson, who plays forward for the Tulsa Shock.

“What I get to wake up to @brittneygriner #LoveMakesYouDoTheCraziestThings.”

5. Scroll down for some cute couple moments and lovey dovey ~ feels ~.


9. Congrats to both of these gorgeous women!

10. Sigh, swoon.

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Sarah Karlan is the associate LGBT editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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