Diana Taurasi And Sue Chook, W.N.B.A. Stars, Hold Longtime Friendship

“But she hides it better.”During a recent three-way phone conversation, Bird and Taurasi spent much of the time unintentionally illuminating their similarities.
Advertisement Continue reading the main storyTaurasi, 35, broke Tina Thompson’s W.N.B.A.
Taurasi commanded the UConn offense the same way Bird had and won two more national titles, the last in 2004.
Along the way, opponents began proclaiming Bird and Taurasi as the best backcourt ever.
Advertisement Continue reading the main storyBut Bird, acutely aware of the mileage a women’s basketball player’s body accrues through a yearlong schedule, came to her friend’s defense.

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