By: NAZIA AKHTAR
Griner's comeback and Stewart's historic performance made up the WNBA's opening weekend.
After being imprisoned in Russia since February, Brittney Griner went to court on Saturday.
Griner led the Phoenix Mercury to a victory against the Seattle Storm with 19 points.
The triple-double by Breanna Stewart helped the Storm defeat the Indiana Fever.
Stewart made WNBA history by recording a triple-double in the inaugural game.
Both of the WNBA's inaugural weekend games drew sizable audiences, which was a success.
With multiple new clubs entering the league in 2023, the WNBA is anticipating a successful season.
In addition, the WNBA wants to spread information about Brittney Griner's incarceration in Russia.
The WNBA is a women's professional basketball league in the US.