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Professional Basketball Player for the Seattle Storm; Olympic Gold-Medalist

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Sue Bird is an American professional basketball player for the Seattle Storm of the Women's National Basketball Association. Bird was the first overall pick of the 2002 WNBA Draft. She also played for multiple basketball teams outside of the United States. In 2017, Bird became the all-time assist leader in WNBA history.

Bird has won two WNBA championships (2004, 2010), four Olympic gold medals, (2004, 2008, 2012, 2016), and led the WNBA in assists three times (2005, 2009, 2016). She has also been selected to nine WNBA All-Star teams and seven All-WNBA teams. Bird is one of nine women to win an Olympic Gold Medal, an NCAA Championship, and a WNBA Championship. In 2011, she was voted by fans as one of the WNBA's Top 15 Players of All Time and was voted into the WNBA Top [email protected] as one of the league's Top 20 Players of All Time.

In her rookie season with the Storm, Bird started all 32 games for the Storm and averaged 14.4 ppg. She was selected as a starter on the 2002 WNBA Western Conference All-Star team. Bird helped lead the Storm to their first playoff appearance. In 2004, the Storm acquired shooting guard Betty Lennox in a dispersal draft, joining forces with Sue Bird and Lauren Jackson, forming a dominant trio of star players to carry the Storm to its first WNBA Championship, where they won the finals. Bird has two WNBA championships to go along with her two NCAA championships after the Storm beat the Atlanta Dream for the 2010 WNBA championship. In 2011, she was voted in by fans as one of the Top 15 players in the fifteen-year history of the WNBA.

During the 2012 WNBA season, Bird began having problems with her knee. In the off-season, she had knee surgery which would prevent her from playing the entire 2013 season. Bird came back healthy for the 2014 WNBA season and was voted a WNBA all-star that year.

On February 16, 2016, Bird re-signed with the Storm to a multi-year deal in free agency.

In the 2016 season, Bird put up her best numbers since coming back from knee surgery. She averaged 12.8 ppg while shooting a career-high in 3-point field goal percentage and led the league in assists with 5.8 apg. For the fifth time in her career, Bird was named to the All-WNBA First Team. The Storm made it back to the playoffs for the first time in 3 years with a 16-18 record. Bird was also listed in the WNBA Top [email protected], a list of the league's best 20 players ever in celebration of the WNBA's twentieth anniversary. Bird had knee surgery again in 2017 but returned that same season.

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Sue Bird

Professional Basketball Player for the Seattle Storm; Olympic Gold-Medalist

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Sue Bird Biography

Sue Bird is an American professional basketball player for the Seattle Storm of the Women's National Basketball Association. Bird was the first overall pick of the 2002 WNBA Draft. She also played for multiple basketball teams outside of the United States. In 2017, Bird became the all-time assist leader in WNBA history.

Bird has won two WNBA championships (2004, 2010), four Olympic gold medals, (2004, 2008, 2012, 2016), and led the WNBA in assists three times (2005, 2009, 2016). She has also been selected to nine WNBA All-Star teams and seven All-WNBA teams. Bird is one of nine women to win an Olympic Gold Medal, an NCAA Championship, and a WNBA Championship. In 2011, she was voted by fans as one of the WNBA's Top 15 Players of All Time and was voted into the WNBA Top [email protected] as one of the league's Top 20 Players of All Time.

In her rookie season with the Storm, Bird started all 32 games for the Storm and averaged 14.4 ppg. She was selected as a starter on the 2002 WNBA Western Conference All-Star team. Bird helped lead the Storm to their first playoff appearance. In 2004, the Storm acquired shooting guard Betty Lennox in a dispersal draft, joining forces with Sue Bird and Lauren Jackson, forming a dominant trio of star players to carry the Storm to its first WNBA Championship, where they won the finals. Bird has two WNBA championships to go along with her two NCAA championships after the Storm beat the Atlanta Dream for the 2010 WNBA championship. In 2011, she was voted in by fans as one of the Top 15 players in the fifteen-year history of the WNBA.

During the 2012 WNBA season, Bird began having problems with her knee. In the off-season, she had knee surgery which would prevent her from playing the entire 2013 season. Bird came back healthy for the 2014 WNBA season and was voted a WNBA all-star that year.

On February 16, 2016, Bird re-signed with the Storm to a multi-year deal in free agency.

In the 2016 season, Bird put up her best numbers since coming back from knee surgery. She averaged 12.8 ppg while shooting a career-high in 3-point field goal percentage and led the league in assists with 5.8 apg. For the fifth time in her career, Bird was named to the All-WNBA First Team. The Storm made it back to the playoffs for the first time in 3 years with a 16-18 record. Bird was also listed in the WNBA Top [email protected], a list of the league's best 20 players ever in celebration of the WNBA's twentieth anniversary. Bird had knee surgery again in 2017 but returned that same season.

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  • How to book Sue Bird?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Sue Bird for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Sue Bird, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Sue Bird or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Sue Bird?

    Booking fees for Sue Bird, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Sue Bird, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Sue Bird?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Sue Bird for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Sue Bird for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Sue Bird or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Sue Bird or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Sue Bird is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Sue Bird for your event is $20,000 - $30,000. Sue Bird generally travels from Seattle, WA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Billie Jean King, Candace Parker, Michael Phelps, Rebecca Lobo and Chris Webber. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Sue Bird for an upcoming event.

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  • WNBA Revealed: Sue Bird - YouTube

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