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Storm's Sue Bird named to U.S. Olympic team for China

Associated Press - May 31, 2008 5:05 PM ET

SEATTLE (AP) - Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird is going to her second Olympic Games.

USA Basketball announced Saturday that Bird has been named to be on the 2008 USA women's senior national team. She was a member of the USA's gold medal team at the 2004 games in Greece.

In addition, Bird helped the USA senior national team win the gold medal at the 2002 and 2006 World Championship Games.

Former Storm head coach Anne Donovan will coach the 2008 women's national team at the Olympics in China.

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