Sue Bird, the WNBA basketball player has been the talk of the town ever since her debut. People have been captivated by the way that she performs on the court and are also captivated by her charm off the court. Since her professional debut in 2002, Sue has earned much from her career, which led to a huge sum of net worth.
Many fans of Sue out there would like to learn more about Sue Bird, especially regarding how she lives her life off the court. Last year, she made a revelation to the world which had the WNBA fans freaking out for a while. Find out all about Sue's relationship status, Salary or Net Worth.
Sue Bird's Big Revelation- Comes Out As A Lesbian
On July 20, 2017, Sue Bird, the point guard for the Seattle Storm of the WNBA did a major revelation. Sue is mostly a private person and seldom discloses information about her personal life. But, on that particular day, she decided to tell the world that she likes other women.
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Yes, that is right. Sue came out in an interview stating that she was lesbian. Though being gay or lesbian is not something that is shocking, it is not something that high profiled people like to reveal about themselves. And as one of the WNBA player who is considered a prodigy at the game, Sue Bird coming out as gay was a shock to many fans.
Sue stated, "I don't feel like I've not lived my life. I think people have this assumption that if you're not talking about it, you must be hiding it like it's this secret. That was never the case for me."
It is now legal for gay and lesbians to get married in America so, is Sue looking to get married?
Sue Bird Currently in a Relationship
In the very interview that Sue openly came out as a lesbian, she also gave the information that she was in a relationship with Megan Rapinoe. Megan is an American professional soccer player and plays for the Seattle Reign FC in the National Women's Soccer league.
Sue's relationship with Megan began in the fall of 2016 and the couple has enjoyed being in each other's company ever since. Though it may have taken a long time for Sue to reveal that she was gay, her girlfriend Megan had already done so in 2012. At the time Megan was dating an Australian soccer player named Sarah Walsh who she separated in 2013.
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We are not sure how serious the couple is in this relationship. Megan was previously engaged to Sera Cahoone in 2015 which was then canceled later on. Seeing as Megan has previously wanted to settle down, there is no doubt that if things work out for well, we may very soon see the wedding of Sue Bird and Megan Rapinoe. For now, we wish the athletic couple good luck on their relationship.
Sue Bird's Salary & Net Worth
NBA player annual income can range from a couple thousand dollars to tens of millions of dollars yearly, depending on a number of statistics. Although on average, professional basketball players make a salary of nearly $2 million, whilst D-league crossover agreements earn as little as $50,000. Above all, according to our estimation Sue Bird's net worth may range from $4-5 million dollars.