Seattle Storm’s Sue Bird becomes the winningest player in WNBA history with 324th career victory

Seattle Storm’s Sue Bird becomes the winningest player in WNBA history with 324th career victory

With the Storm pulling away late Wednesday to defeat the WNBA-leading Las Vegas Aces 88-78, Seattle point guard Sue Bird notched her 324th career victory and became the winningest player in league history, according to ESPN Stats & Information research. Bird, who announced earlier this month that this will be her final WNBA season, surpassed … Read more

WNBA legend Sue Bird retiring after 2022 season

WNBA legend Sue Bird retiring after 2022 season

Jun 16, 2022 Alexa PhilippouESPN Close Covers women’s college basketball and the WNBA Previously covered UConn and the WNBA Connecticut Sun for the Hartford Courant Stanford graduate and Baltimore native with further experience at the Dallas Morning News, Seattle Times and Cincinnati Enquirer WNBA legend Sue Bird, the league’s all-time assists leader, announced Thursday that … Read more

Sylvia Fowls, Sue Bird, A’ja Wilson, Breanna Stewart named captains for the WNBA All-Star game on July 10

Sylvia Fowls, Sue Bird, A’ja Wilson, Breanna Stewart named captains for the WNBA All-Star game on July 10

3:45 PM ET Michelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. The WNBA announced Wednesday that Minnesota center Sylvia Fowls and Seattle guard Sue Bird, who both will retire at the end … Read more

How Diana Taurasi, Sylvia Fowls and Sue Bird have rewritten WNBA record books

How Diana Taurasi, Sylvia Fowls and Sue Bird have rewritten WNBA record books

Jun 10, 2022 Michelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. They are three of the greatest players in women’s basketball history. They have each won multiple WNBA championships and Olympic gold … Read more

What Sue Bird’s WNBA retirement means for the Seattle Storm’s future

WNBA legend Sue Bird retiring after 2022 season

Sue Bird announcing her retirement at the end of the 2022 WNBA season puts the Seattle Storm in a position the franchise hasn’t been since its second year of existence: planning for a future without Bird, who has led the team to four championships since being drafted No. 1 overall out of UConn in 2002. … Read more