Stories tagged: Sue Bird
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi among 30 players invited to US training camp
USA Basketball will have many former Olympians at its women’s national team training camp at the end of the month, including four-time Olympic gold medal winners Sue Bird and Diana …
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 4:49 p.m.
Storm’s Sue Bird breaks WNBA all-time assist record
Sue Bird broke the WNBA’s all-time assists record, passing Ticha Penicheiro with her 2,600th career assist. Bird moved ahead of Penicheiro in the first quarter on a pass to Carolyn …
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 6:08 p.m.
Seattle Storm: Sue Bird stands on cusp of breaking career assist mark
Sue Bird has made a career out of helping others score on the basketball court with her pinpoint passes. Now she’s on the verge of breaking the WNBA’s career record …
Sat., July 22, 2017, 9:29 p.m.
Maya Moore named most valuable but Sue Bird is clearly most popular at WNBA All-Star Game
Maya Moore provided the example, reigning league MVP Nneka Ogwumike gladly followed along, and Sue Bird received attention and recognition she deserved.
Thu., July 20, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird says she’s gay, opens up about dating Megan Rapinoe
Seattle Storm star Sue Bird announced that she is gay and is dating Seattle Reign and USWNT star soccer player Megan Rapinoe in an article from Mechelle Voepel of ESPNW.
Fri., Aug. 26, 2016, 9:26 p.m.
Sue Bird leads Storm past WNBA-leading Sparks
Sue Bird hit a season-high five 3-pointers and scored 15 points to lead the Seattle Storm to a surprising 79-72 victory over the WNBA-leading Los Angeles Sparks on Friday night.
Sat., July 16, 2016, 6:24 p.m.
Seattle Storm retire Lauren Jackson’s No. 15 jersey
Lauren Jackson would have loved nothing more than a chance to don her Seattle Storm uniform and play one more time in front of the team’s vocal fans.
Thu., June 30, 2016, 10:07 p.m.
Late run lifts Wings over Storm
Aerial Powers scored 19 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 54 seconds left, to help the Dallas Wings beat the Seattle Storm 83-78 on Thursday night.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 8:08 p.m.
Sue Bird signs multiyear deal with Seattle Storm
Sue Bird never had any doubt she’d finish her career in Seattle. She just isn’t letting on when that will be.
Sun., July 19, 2015
Seattle Storm cruise to WNBA win over Atlanta
SEATTLE – The Seattle Storm bolted to an early lead and didn’t stop until the final horn sounded, beating the Atlanta Dream 86-73 Saturday at KeyArena. Storm point guard Sue …
Wed., Sept. 24, 2014
Sue Bird 1st 4-time player on U.S. basketball roster
Sue Bird is in a class by herself. She became the first American player to make four world championship teams when USA Basketball announced the roster on Tuesday. Bird won …
Mon., Aug. 11, 2014
Storm defeats Tulsa to keep hopes alive
SEATTLE – Sue Bird and the rest of the Seattle Storm found a bit more energy in the second half to rally from a 13-point halftime deficit. Bird scored 22 …
Sat., May 17, 2014
Storm lose to Sparks in season opener
SEATTLE – For a time, Candace Parker didn’t know if the Los Angeles Sparks would even be around for the 2014 WNBA season. They still are, and so is she.
Thu., May 15, 2014, 8:12 p.m.
Sue Bird return, Crystal Langhorne trade highlight for Storm
After both spent a season away due to injuries, Sue Bird and Lauren Jackson were supposed to reunite in Seattle and begin the next chapter of their careers playing for …
Sun., March 17, 2013
Seattle Storm’s Sue Bird philosophical about surgery to come
Sue Bird is no stranger to surgeries. She’ll have her fourth one in six years in early May to remove a cyst from her left knee. It will sideline the …
Sun., Aug. 19, 2012
Storm lose to Los Angeles without Bird
SEATTLE – With Storm point guard Sue Bird at home recovering from stomach flu, her teammates put on a show at KeyArena. But grinding defense and near perfect offense in …
Sat., Aug. 11, 2012
Bird had her eyes on France all along
LONDON – Obviously, Sue Bird can’t join the British populace who are allowed to wager on these Olympic Games. But if the three-time Olympian were so inclined her women’s tournament …
Sat., Sept. 10, 2011
Katie Smith leads Seattle Storm over Phoenix Mercury
SEATTLE – Katie Smith scored 11 of her season-high 26 points in the third quarter to help the Seattle Storm beat Phoenix 85-70 on Friday night and clinch home-court advantage …
Sat., Aug. 13, 2011
Sue Bird? Will she stay or will she go
SEATTLE – Sue Bird is in the eye of the hurricane. As she races to the top of the key, keeping her dribble alive, keeping her head up and allowing …