People Are Angry WNBA’s Sue Bird Makes $30 Million Less Than LeBron James Despite Similar Accomplishments

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Sue Bird is one of the greatest WNBA players to play the sport, unfortunately, she only gets paid a tiny fraction of what her male counterparts make.

On Saturday, WNBA’s Erica Wheeler posted a graphic that showed how Bird and LeBron James had similar accomplishments throughout their careers yet had a huge pay gap between them.

Wheeler’s graphic caused some outrage from WNBA fans.


Others reasoned that LeBron makes more money because of the revenue the NBA brings in.

Brobible sports editor. Jorge is a Miami native and lifelong Heat fan. He has been covering the NBA, MLB and NFL professionally for almost 10 years, specializing in digital media. Email: jorge@brobible.com

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