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WATCH: Athletic Appetites: UConn legend Sue Bird cooks with Michelle Yu

On the latest episode of SNY's Athletic Appetites, SNY's Michelle Yu catches up with UConn women's basketball legend Sue Bird, as they cook together at the famous Russian Tea Room in New York City.
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Diana Taurasi setting the WNBA all-time scoring record is another leap for the league

She scored her first points for the Phoenix Mercury on May 20, 2004, by cutting around defenders in the perimeter for an open three-pointer. Adrian Williams-Strong was sitting in the post against Sacramento Monarchs center Yolanda Griffith when she saw the dynamic rookie guard out of UConn in her purview. A quick flick of the wrist was the start of a career that would shatter records...
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Seattle's Sue Bird optimistic after knee surgery

Sue Bird isn't gearing up for the start of the WNBA season for the first time in her 11-year career. The Seattle Storm star point guard is recovering from recent left knee surgery, which will sideline her for the entire summer season that began this weekend and runs through August. Bird had surgery on a cyst in her knee on May 9. She's optimistic her knee will heal in time for...
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May 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Sue Bird upbeat despite needing another surgery

Sue Bird is no stranger to surgeries. She'll have her fourth in six years in early May to remove a cyst from her right knee. It will sideline the perennial All-Star for six months and she'll miss the WNBA season. ''I was lucky in that I learned to take care of my body at an early age, but, unfortunately some things you have no control over,'' Bird wrote in an email to The Associated...
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March 16, 2013  |  Discuss

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