Talk about a slam dunk! Brittney and Glory, two of the WNBA’s best players, said ‘I do’ on May 8, just two weeks after their assault arrests. Congrats to the newlyweds!
Brittney Griner, 24, and Glory Johnson, 24, are happily married! The WNBA stars exchanged vows in Phoenix, Ariz. on May 8, just nine months after announcing their engagement. Love truly conquered all for Brittney and Glory. The couple was arrested only two weeks ago on assault and disorderly conduct allegations.
Glory Johnson & Brittney Griner Married: WNBA Stars Wed
Glory confirmed the happy news by posting a gorgeous photo from her wedding. Glory wore a stunning wedding gown by Matthew Christopher, while Brittney opted for a beige suit.
The couple said “I do” surrounded by 75 guests beneath an archway at the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort in Phoenix, PEOPLE reports. Brittney and Glory wanted a “desert elegance” theme, and had bouquets of beautiful flowers on display.
Brittney and Glory announced their engagement in Aug. 2014. Nine months later, they’ve wed!
Brittney Griner & Glory Johnson: Arrested 2 Weeks Before Wedding
Brittney and Glory were arrested on April 22 on suspicion of assault and disorderly conduct, according to the Los Angeles Times. Brittney began domestic violence counseling as a result. After completion, the charges against her will be dropped. Glory volunteered for counseling.
“It is never OK for an argument to turn physical,” Brittney said in a statement. “This will never happen again, and I take my relationship and my responsibility as a role model seriously.”
Glory posted a photo with Brittney after the arrests and revealed they were still going through with their wedding plans. Looks like they made good on their vow! We wish them all the best.
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— Avery Thompson