Svetlana Abrosimova

#25SG,
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 169
Born:
College: Connecticut
Birth Place: St. Petersburg, USSR
  • WNBA brings back 3-point contest to All-Star Game
    ABC News

    WNBA brings back 3-point contest to All-Star Game

    The WNBA is bringing back its 3-point contest to the All-Star Game. For the first time since the 2009 All-Star Game, the league will have a 3-point shootout during halftime of the game on July 22 in Seattle. "The 3-point contest is something we've had before and I've participated in," Sue Bird of the Seattle Storm said. "It's fun and great for the fans and players. Everyone enjoys it." The event will showcase six players, who will be determined at a later date. The winner will receive a $10,000 donation to the charity of her choice. The contest will be similar to the NBA version, with each player taking 25 shots. The fifth rack will have balls each worth two points that can be placed in any of

  • Seattle's pro sports teams come together to support Pride Month
    USA Today

    Seattle's pro sports teams come together to support Pride Month

    Seattle's five professional sports teams announced they will join forces to support LGBTQ equality for Pride Month during a joint press conference on Tuesday. While Pride-themed games have dotted schedules across the country this June, this is the first time that a city’s professional teams have coordinated their events, according to Athlete Ally, a nonprofit working for LGBTQ inclusion in the sports community. “Today the Seattle sports community is telling the world that athletes, coaches, fans and officials, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity, should have equal access, opportunity and experience in sports,” said Hudson Taylor, founder of Athlete Ally. For Taylor, the