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Griner's popularity reels in fans

Updated: June 26, 2013, 11:08 AM ET
By Michelle Smith | espnW.com

PHOENIX -- It's more than two hours before tipoff at U.S. Airways Center on Memorial Day, and a Phoenix Mercury staff member is erecting a banner of Brittney Griner that shows the exact physical dimensions of her height and wingspan and the size of her hands and feet.

Immediately after he is done, a group of kids rush over and put their hands and feet up against the banner to compare.

The big girl is a big deal here.

Go outside to the corner ...

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