Sue Bird Named Verizon WNBA All-Star 2017 Western Conference Starter; Ties WNBA Record With 10th All-Star Selection

In Her 16th Storm Season, Bird Will Earn Her Eighth WNBA All-Star Starting Role

NEW YORK (July 11, 2017) Sue Bird has been named to a WNBA record-tying 10th WNBA All-Star selection, the league announced today.

It’s a feat only one other player has accomplished, as Tamika Catchings recorded 10 appearances between 2002-16 before retiring a year ago. In addition, Bird will earn the starting nod in the All-Star Game for the eighth time in her career and first time since 2011.

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Seattle Storm, Force 10 Hoops Announce Support for Planned Parenthood

The Storm invites fans to come Stand With Planned Parenthood during July 18 game vs. Chicago, including a pregame rally on the West Plaza

SEATTLE (June 15, 2017) – In a show of support for Planned Parenthood, Force 10 Hoops, the ownership group of the Seattle Storm, announces Stand With Planned Parenthood, a night in support of the organization and the services they provide to 2.5 million people across the country. The celebration of support includes a rally, held July 18, at 5:15 p.m. on KeyArena’s West Plaza, fundraising efforts, and active, ongoing support for the role Planned Parenthood plays in the community.

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