Who is Sue Bird Bio Age Photo height Weight birthday wiki

How tall is Sue Bird biography Height 2018 Weight Body Statistics net worth AGE, Hair eye Color filmleri kimdir yaş boy kilo nereli resim foto Born Name Nick Name  Occupation dat mom Sun Sign ETC Nationality Education Residence Facts and Family Statistics Bio Age Height Weight Birthday Where when which why is Sue Bird

BIRTHDAY October 16, 1980
BIRTHPLACE New York City, NY
AGE 38 years old
BIRTH SIGN Libra

Sue Bird Bio

  • Raised in Syosett, New York
  • Attended Christ the King H.S. (New York) where she won two state titles and was the MVP of the 1998 state tournament
  • Earned a degree in communication science at Connecticut
  • Wears number 10 on her jersey because she and her sister Jennifer were both born in October (the 10th month)
  • Considers her greatest collegiate basketball memory to be hitting the game-winning shot in the Big East Championship her junior year in college

Sue Bird  About

Point guard known for her long tenure with the Seattle Storm, she is one of only a few female basketball players to win an Olympic gold medal, an NCAA Championship, and a WNBA Championship. 

Sue Bird  Family Life

She was born to parents Herschel and Nancy Bird. She has been dating soccer player Megan Rapinoe since 2016.

Associated With

She dated singer Nick Carter in 2002.

 

HEIGHT: 5-9

WEIGHT: 150

BIRTHDATE: Oct. 16, 1980

BIRTHPLACE: Syosset, NY

HOMETOWN: Syosset, NY

COLLEGE: Connecticut

HIGH SCHOOL: Christ the King (NY)

WNBA EXPERIENCE: 17 seasons

DRAFTED BY: Seattle, 2002, First Round (#1)

TWITTER HANDLE: @S10Bird

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Three-time WNBA Champion (2004, 2010, 2018)
  • All-time WNBA assist leader, passing Ticha Penicheiro on Aug. 1, 2017 at Washington with dime No. 2,600
  • In that same game on Aug. 1, 2017 at Washington, became one of only two players to accomplish a 13-assist, 0-turnover game (Jennifer Rizzotti, CLE, 14 assists and 0 turnovers, June 21, 2002 vs. NYL).
  • All-time WNBA leader in career starts, with 508. Bird has never come off the bench in her 17-year career
  • Broke the WNBA’s all-time career games started on Aug. 5, 2017 at San Antonio, starting her 470th career game, moving past Tina Thompson
  • Eleven-time WNBA All-Star (2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018)
  • Five-time All-WNBA First Team (2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2016)
  • Three-time All-WNBA Second Team (2008, 2010, 2011)
  • Three-time WNBA regular-season assist leader (2005, 2009, 2016)
  • Four-time Olympic gold medalist with USAB (2004, 2008, 2012, 2016)
  • Four-time FIBA World Championship gold medalist with USAB (2002, 2010, 2014, 2018) & one bronze medal (2006)
  • Three-time WNBA Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award (2018, 2017, 2011 co-winner with Ruth Riley)
  • Two-time NCAA Champion at UConn (2000, 2002)
  • Named one of the 20 greatest players in WNBA history at the league’s 20th anniversary celebration in 2016
  • Named one of the 15 greatest players in WNBA history at the league’s 15th anniversary celebration in 2011
  • WNBA All-Decade Team (2006)
  • Became Seattle’s all-time leader in field goals at Los Angeles on July 25, 2017
  • Scored her 5,000th career point on Aug, 2, 2015 at New York, in front of friends and family, becoming the first player in WNBA history to score 5,000 career points and record 2,000 assists
  • No. 1 overall pick in 2002 WNBA Draft (Seattle)
  • Second-leading vote-getter in 2002 WNBA Rookie of the Year voting
  • 2002 Sportswomen of the Year
  • Sixth player to win an NCAA Championship, a WNBA Championship, and an Olympic gold medal.
  • Won a national high-school championship at Christ the King High School, a Euroleague title, and Russian Superleague title

Bir Cevap Yazın

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.