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Sue Bird

Basketball Player
Female

Suzanne Brigit "Sue" Bird is an American professional women's basketball player for the Seattle Storm and UMMC Ekaterinburg. In high school, she was the New York State Player of the Year, the New York Daily News Player of the Year, and a WBCA All-American. In her senior year at undefeated UConn in 2002, she won the Wade Trophy and the Naismith Award as College Player of the Year.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1980 Birth Born on October 16, 1980.

TEENAGE

2000 19 Years Old In her sophomore season (1999–2000) she came back to lead the team to a 36–1 record and won the Big East Championship and the 2000 NCAA Women's Division I Basketball Tournament. … Read More

TWENTIES

In high school, she was the New York State Player of the Year, the New York Daily News Player of the Year, and a WBCA All-American. In her senior year at undefeated UConn in 2002, she won the Wade Trophy and the Naismith Award as College Player of the Year. … Read More
2004 23 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2004 Bird helped the Storm win its first WNBA Championship. … Read More
2005 24 Years Old In the 2005–2006 WNBA off-season, she played on the same team, reaching the Russian championship and the Euroleague women's playoffs.
2006 25 Years Old 1 More Event
In the 2006–2007 WNBA off-season, she joined Storm teammate Lauren Jackson and fellow UConn stars Diana Taurasi and Svetlana Abrosimova on the Russian team Spartak Moscow Region to win both the Russian Super League and the EuroLeague Women championships. … Read More
2008 27 Years Old In the summer of 2008, she was invited back to be on the 2008 Olympic basketball team. … Read More
Bird now has two WNBA championships to go along with her two NCAA championships after the Seattle Storm beat the Atlanta Dream for the 2010 WNBA championship.

THIRTIES

2011 30 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2011, she was voted in by fans as one of the WNBA's Top 15 Players of All Time. … Read More
2012 31 Years Old During the 2012 WNBA season Bird had been having problems with her knee.
2013 32 Years Old Because of this she had to have surgery which would prevent her from playing the entire 2013 season with the Storm. … Read More
2014 33 Years Old Bird would come back healthy for the 2014 season, she played 33 games, averaged 10.6 ppg and 4.6 apg. … Read More
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