Stephen Curry RUMORS & NEWS

  • LeBron, Curry named Players of the Week "The Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James and the Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry were today named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 16 through Sunday, Nov. 22. James helped the Cavaliers to a 2-1 week, which included wins over..." November 23

  • Steve Nash on Curry: “You’d be hard pressed to find a player more skilled than him in the history of he game”

    San Jose Mercury News "I’m working on a longer piece trying to plot out Stephen Curry’s place in the NBA cosmos as he follows up his MVP performance last season with–so far–something grander, more sublime and tangibly better this season. Curry’s a moving target, though; he and the Warriors keep rising, and that’s..." November 19

  • Stephen Curry passes father Dell Curry in all-time 3-point makes

    The Score "Step aside, dad. Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry passed his father, Dell Curry, in career 3-point makes with his 1,246th career 3-pointer against the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday. Stephen drained three in the first half before hitting his fourth to pass Dell with three minutes..." November 15

  • Kevin Garnett compares Steph Curry to Michael Jordan

    Larry Brown Sports "Kevin Garnett was around when Michael Jordan was still in his heyday, so when he favorably compares Jordan and Stephen Curry, people take note. It’s the takeaway Garnett had after his Minnesota Timberwolves were beaten 129-116 on Thursday night, a night in which Curry put up 46 points. “Like..." November 15

  • Garnett compares Curry to Jordan: 'This guy is his own thing'

    CSN Bay Area "Prior to Thursday's game in Minnesota, Kevin Garnett offered some high praise for Stephen Curry. "Michael Jordan was a whole 'nother thing and this guy is his own thing," the future Hall of Famer declared. "It's beautiful for basketball and beautiful for the sport." How did Curry respond? By..." November 13

  • Warriors' Steph Curry becoming most marketable NBA player worldwide

    CBS Sports "Leading the undefeated Golden State Warriors and already on pace for 400 3-pointers, Stephen Curry is dominating not only on the court but off it as well. Curry was the most popular player in the NBA last season and since then, his popularity has grown by leaps and bounds. According to the..." November 13

  • Stephen Curry Named Western Conference Player of the Week "Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry has been named the NBA Western Conference Player of the Week for games played Tuesday, October 27, through Sunday, November 1, the NBA announced today. The award is the third career weekly honor for Curry, who was named Player of the Week for games played..." November 02

  • Shaq says he's never seen 'a small guard dominate' like Stephen Curry

    CBS Sports "During his career, Shaquille O'Neal's size and strength allowed him to do uncanny things on the court that will probably never be duplicated by anyone else. Although he is doing it on a physically much smaller scale, this is quite similar to Stephen Curry, someone who O'Neal loves to..." October 22

  • No repeat? Warriors' Curry brushes off doubters

    ESPN "There's a resounding message when you ask Golden State Warriors players and officials about the newest GM survey,: We don't care. The defending champions are absent their head coach and have their own issues to deal with. Knowledge that 53.8 percent of NBA GMs picked the Cleveland..." October 21

  • How Stephen Curry works on slowing the game down

    ESPN ""How can Stephen Curry improve?" It's a question usually asked more with incredulity than curiosity. It would seem the 2015 NBA MVP has topped out, optimized as much as one can from a skinny frame and normal-person height. In theory, Curry has less upside to work with than the game's athletic..." October 08

  • Danny Ainge: Larry Bird Was NBA’s Greatest Shooter — ‘Until Steph’ Curry

    NESN "While lots of ex-athletes trot around saying nothing nowadays can compare to their own eras, Danny Ainge is willing to admit some elements of today’s game have surpassed what was possible back when he played. Ainge, the Boston Celtics’ president of basketball operations, defended his assertion..." September 25

  • Under Armour, Steph Curry extend partnership through 2024

    CBS Sports "It's been a very good year for Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry. He was named the MVP of the 2014-15 season, his team won the NBA championship, he was the leading vote-getter for the All-Star Game in New York and he had his first signature shoe from Under Armour launch. He also was able to..." September 16

  • Steph Curry on Steve Nash hiring: 'Finally we get a decent coach'

    CBS Sports "The mindset of the Golden State Warriors seems to be the exact mix of what you want with your team. They're crazy competitive, believe they're the best, sacrifice for the good of the team, and they're really good at busting each other's chops in a way that promotes team unity and chemistry. The..." September 16

  • Stephen Curry to SN: 'Free agency isn't really appealing to me'

    Sporting News "Stephen Curry plans to stay with the Warriors long term and isn’t interested in free agency after the 2016-17 season, the league MVP told Sporting News. “As I am thinking right now, free agency isn’t really appealing to me because I love where I’m at, love the organization I’m playing for, and..." August 24

  • Stephen Curry says it's 'funny' Warriors are not title favorites

    CBS Sports "Much has happened since the Golden State Warriors won their first NBA title in 40 years. They had a party. Then, they had another party. Then, a parade. Now, four of their players -- Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green and Harrison Barnes -- are working out with Team USA during a..." August 12

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    ESPN sources say Golden State, meanwhile, expects to have four Team USA mini-camp attendees: S. Curry, K. Thompson, D. Green and H. Barnes

  • Curry tops James in jersey sales "LeBron James is no longer the king of NBA jersey sales. Stephen Curry, the sharpshooting guard who led the Golden State Warriors past James' Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals in June to the franchise' first championship in 40 years, passed James for the most popular jersey in the..." June 30

  • Steph Curry and the Warriors get to play Augusta because they won it all

    CBS Sports "The world is yours, Steph Curry. The world is yours. I read on Wednesday morning that Curry and the Warriors partied deep into the Cleveland night on Tuesday after taking LeBron James and the Cavs in six games. This from Lee Jenkins of Sports Illustrated illuminated how hilariously giddy the..." June 17

  • Stephen Curry treated for dehydration, expected to play in Game 6

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry experienced symptoms of dehydration after Game 5 of the NBA Finals, according to the team. Curry played 30 of the first 33 game action minutes and finished with 37 points in 42 minutes in the 104-91 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers. Golden State..." June 15

  • LeBron on Steph Curry: 'He's the best shooter in our league'

    CBS Sports "Despite losing Game 5 of the NBA Finals 104-91, LeBron James remained confident afterwards because as he put it, he is "the best player in the world." James wasn't bragging but just expressing how he truly felt. But James didn't only compliment himself, he also praised Stephen Curry after the..." June 15

  • Kanye West wants to be BFFs with Steph Curry

    Sporting News "Imagine a dinner party with Stephen and Ayesha Curry, and Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, holding down the grown folks table. North West and Riley Curry, in all their cute-kid splendor, are playing on the ground next to them as a photographer captures every single meme-worthy facial expression...." June 12

  • Mychal Thompson on Dellavedova: 'It's a joke to think he can stop Steph'

    CBS Sports "Outspoken former NBA player Mychal Thompson, who happens to be the father of Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson, thinks that the praise for Cleveland Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova has gotten out of hand in the NBA Finals. Like Charles Barkley, Thompson believes that Curry's struggles..." June 11

  • Magic Johnson: Stephen Curry, Draymond Green need to stop complaining

    Sporting News "The Warriors need to make adjustments if they plan on winning Game 4 of the NBA Finals. Legendary NBA All Star Magic Johnson offered a strong take some advice for what Stephen Curry and company should change. It has nothing to do with shot selection or how to defend LeBron James. It has..." June 10

  • Barkley: 'Curry will kill [Dellavedova] in the overall scheme of things'

    CBS Sports "Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry struggled in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday, going 5-for-23 from the field and 2-for-15 from 3-point range with six turnovers. Cleveland Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova was his primary defender, and he did all that he could to stop Curry from..." June 09

  • Stephen Curry hasn’t been the same since his fall against Houston

    Pro Basketball Talk "Stephen Curry denies there is anything to it. After his 5-of-23 shooting performance (1-of-9 on uncontested looks) in Game 2 — the worst by a reigning MVP in a quarter century — he said he was off, but denied there was anything physical or that this had lasted a while “No, just tonight,” Curry..." June 08

  • How off was Stephen Curry? He fired an airball, committed a turnover in final seconds of overtime

    Yahoo! Sports "The NBA's Most Valuable Player made his trademark 3-pointer, a deep shot from the hallway, on his first try after completing his pregame workout for Game 2 of the NBA Finals. But after the game started on Sunday evening, the Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry turned surprisingly cold on much..." June 08

  • Inside Under Armour’s $1 billion plan for Stephen Curry

    New York Post "Stephen Curry is the best shooter in the National Basketball Association, bar none, and winner of the league’s Most Valuable Player award — and he could be worth $1 billion to athletic apparel maker Under Armour Inc. At least, that’s what Chief Executive Kevin Plank is hoping. During a call..." June 04

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    Michael Lee @MrMichaelLee

    Stephen Curry was asked how daughter Riley helps him: "She's breaking down film with me...She's my biggest critic at home." #warriors

  • Stephen Curry and the media: The stories behind the NBA MVP's stories

    Sporting News "So the dominant player of this NBA season walks up to a microphone, and someone tells him to shut up. The room fills with laughter. Riley Curry may be harder to contain than her father. Stephen Curry shared the laugh with the media members gathered. The NBA MVP is having a moment, with his..." June 03

  • Is Stephen Curry the Best Shooter Ever? Yes, Say Many of NBA's All-Time Marksmen

    Bleacher Report "The assignment: Explore the notion that Warriors guard Stephen Curry is the greatest shooter in NBA history. Initial reaction: This will be easy. Make a claim about someone being the greatest ever—it doesn't really matter what the topic is—and you can warm yourself by the outrage that follows...." June 02

  • Steph Curry’s Contract is a Bargain

    Basketball Insiders "Stephen Curry is one of the best players in the NBA, one of the greatest shooters in the history of the league and one of the most electrifying athletes in the universe. The Golden State Warriors point guard was the NBA’s 2014-15 Most Valuable Player and a unanimous selection for the All-NBA First..." June 01

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    Dave McMenamin @mcten

    LeBron when asked how do you slow down Steph Curry: "The same way you slow me down ... You can't."

  • Curry wants what LeBron has in Warriors-Cavaliers NBA Finals

    USA Today "Stephen Curry and LeBron James, this season's brightest stars taking basketball's biggest stage. The NBA Finals start June 4 with the Golden State Warriors against the Cleveland Cavaliers, two teams who have little experience playing this time of year. James does, getting ready to appear in..." May 28

  • Warriors' Stephen Curry to wear protective arm sleeve in Game 5

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry wore a sleeve on his right arm to protect an elbow injury during the team's shootaround Wednesday morning and is expected to wear the sleeve in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals, a reminder of the lingering damage from the harrowing spill he took..." May 27

  • Stephen Curry’s fall offers reminder that basketball isn’t immune to concussions

    Houston Chronicle "Stephen Curry’s harrowing fall Monday night in Houston did more than scare his teammates and Warriors fans – it also re-ignited the conversation about concussions in sports. Most chatter in recent years has focused on the long-term risks for football players who sustain head injuries. But as..." May 27

  • Curry OK, calls fall to court scariest of career

    ESPN "Warriors star and NBA MVP Stephen Curry missed the equivalent of a quarter after taking a hard fall on his head, neck and back area near the basket in the second quarter of Monday night's 128-115 loss to the Rockets. The Warriors said that after a series of tests, it was determined Curry had no..." May 26

  • Stephen Curry leaves game after taking a hard fall

    Pro Basketball Talk "Well, this was a scary moment. In the second quarter of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals in Houston, Stephen Curry jumped to defend Trevor Ariza but took a fall over Ariza’s back on the play. He stayed down for several minutes." May 25

  • Charles Barkley: 'I would have never brought my daughter to a press conference'

    Sporting News "No one can seem to get enough of Stephen Curry's adorable daughter, Riley. No one, that is, except Charles Barkley. The Basketball Hall of Famer and TNT analyst said he would rather not have players bring their kids to post-game news conferences. “Reporters are there trying to do their job,”..." May 25

  • What's 'normal' for Stephen Curry is otherworldly for everyone else

    San Jose Mercury News "No, I guess the stage isn't too big, the pressure isn't too oppressive, and the Western Conference finals aren't too much for Stephen Curry. It's the other way around: As the games have gotten bigger and the media attention has mushroomed, Curry has found a calm, casual brilliance in this..." May 25

  • Warriors' Steve Kerr, Stephen Curry say $5K flop fine unnecessary

    ESPN Los Angeles "While Steve Kerr and Stephen Curry weren't in full agreement Wednesday on the genesis of a play that resulted in the MVP's $5,000 fine, they both were adamant it wasn't worth the league's time or discipline. The Golden State Warriors coach and guard said his fall after a shot Tuesday was a..." May 21

  • 2014-2015 All NBA Teams named "The NBA announced today that Pelicans forward Anthony Davis has been named to the 2014-15 All-NBA First Team. The distinction is the first in Davis’ three years in the NBA. Davis, 6-10, 220, led the NBA in Player Impact Estimate (PIE), which measures a player's overall statistical contribution..." May 21

  • Steph Curry Really Wanted the Knicks to Draft Him in 2009

    Complex "Had Golden State Warriors point guard Steph Curry, your 2014-2015 NBA MVP, gotten his way on draft day in June 2009, he would've been a New York Knick. Just over two weeks away from the 2015 Draft lottery (one in which the Knicks are set to score their highest pick since that fateful 2009 Draft),..." May 05

  • Grizzlies' Allen: Curry 'ain't nothing I ain't never seen before'

    CSN Bay Area "Stephen Curry is your 2015 NBA MVP. He's currently getting ready for Game 2 against the Grizzlies, although Memphis might have the bigger task preparing to contain Curry. "I don't get a vote, but I acknowledge his MVP status," Tony Allen said after practice on Monday. "It's well deserved, I..." May 05

  • Stephen Curry's road to NBA MVP not an easy one

    USA Today "Stephen Curry stood up there for more than an hour, thanking his family, his teammates, his friends, coaches and colleagues for playing a part in the MVP campaign that became official inside an Oakland hotel conference room on Monday afternoon. It was, in some respects, the same kind of..." May 05

  • Sources: Warriors' Curry to be named NBA MVP

    CSN Bay Area "Warriors guard Stephen Curry will be named the NBA's Most Valuable Player, according to multiple league sources in recent days. Official announcement will come this week, sources said, likely on Monday between Games 1 and 2 of the Western Conference semifinals series between the Warriors and..." May 04

  • Warriors' Stephen Curry wins 2014-15 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award "The Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry, who set a single-season record for three-pointers made and led the league's best regular-season team in scoring, assists and steals, has won the 2014-15 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award, the NBA announced today. The 6-3 guard becomes the second Warriors..." May 04

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    Dwain Price @DwainPrice

    The MVP vote finished: 1. Curry 2. Harden 3. LeBron 4. Westbrook, 5. Davis. I voted: 1. Curry 2. Harden 3. Westbrook 4. LeBron 5. Davis.

  • Stephen Curry hits 77 straight 3-pointers in practice (Video)

    Larry Brown Sports "Watching Stephen Curry effortlessly drain 3-pointers never gets old. Curry, who could be on his way to winning the NBA MVP award during a year in which he broke the record — his own — for 3-pointers made in a season, seems to never miss in practice. On Tuesday, he set a personal record in..." April 15

  • Stephen Curry breaks his own single-season 3-point record

    Sporting News "When it comes to long-range shooting, the case can be made that the Warriors' Stephen Curry is in a league of his own. The guard hit his 273rd 3-pointer against the Trail Blazers Thursday night, breaking the record of 272 he set in 2013. In fact, Curry now owns three of the top five 3-point..." April 10

  • NBA MVP odds: Stephen Curry the heavy favorite, LeBron's out

    CBS Sports "On Tuesday, I wrote about how the MVP race is down to a two-man race. One of the Sportsbook agrees. The odds are off the books at and (the two I typically use for these posts, as well as at PinnacleSports).But released their odds Wednesday, and it's pretty..." April 01