Sue Bird’s eye for game helped define her success in Seattle

Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird (10) directs teammates during the second half of a WNBA game against the Las Vegas Aces on Aug. 14 in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Sam Morris, File)

SEATTLE — Sue Bird’s eye for the court and knowledge of the game is what separates her among WNBA point guards, much to the frustration of her opponents for the past two decades.