Stephen Curry Biography
Stephen Curry II is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He has been named the NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP) twice, has won four NBA championships, and received an NBA Finals MVP Award and an NBA All-Star Game MVP Award.
Curry set the NBA record for three-pointers made in a regular season during the 2012–13 season, with 272. He surpassed that record in 2015 with 286, and again in 2016 with 402. On 14th December, 2021, Curry set the NBA record for career three-pointers, passing Ray Allen.
Stephen Curry Age
He was born on 14th March, 1988, Akron, Ohio, U.S.
Stephen Curry Height
Curry stand at a height of 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) tall.
Stephen Curry Weight
Stephen weighs 185 lb (84 kg)
Stephen Curry Nationality
Curry is an American nationality.
Stephen Curry Ethnicity
Stephen is an African American ethnicity.
Stephen Curry Education
Stephen attended Charlotte christian School and later on joined Davidson College.
Stephen Curry Parents
Stephen is the son of Sonya and Dell Curry. Sonya Alicia Curry is an American educator. Wardell Stephen Curry is an American former professional basketball player. He played in the National Basketball Association (NBA) from 1986 until 2002 and retired as the Charlotte Hornets’ all-time leader in points (9,839) and three-point field goals made (929). Curry currently works as a color commentator, alongside Eric Collins, on Charlotte Hornets television broadcasts.
Stephen Curry Siblings
Stephen has two siblings, a younger brother, Seth Curry, Seth Adham Curry is an American professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for one year at Liberty University before transferring to Duke. He currently ranks third in NBA history in career three-point field goal percentage and younger sister, Sydel, played volleyball at Elon University.
Stephen Curry Wife
Curry married longtime girlfriend and Toronto-area native Ayesha Alexander on 30th July, 2011 in Charlotte. Ayesha Disa Curry is a Canadian-American actress, cookbook author, and cooking television personality and the wife of basketball player Stephen Curry. After guest roles in several television shows and movies, she began hosting her own show, Ayesha’s Homemade (a.k.a. Ayesha’s Home Kitchen), on Food Network.
Her culinary career started in 2014, when she prepared her first meal as a YouTube demonstration on her channel Little Lights of Mine. Curry is the author of several videos on her channel Little Lights of Mine and has written two cookbooks, The Seasoned Life, published in 2016, and The Full Plate, published in 2020.
Stephen Curry Children
Curry and his wife Ayesha together they have two daughters who were born in 2012 and 2015, and a son who was born in 2018.
Stephen Curry National Basketball Association (NBA)
Curry’s first experience with the United States national team came at the 2007 FIBA Under-19 World Championship, where he helped Team USA capture the silver medal. In 2010, he was selected to the senior squad, playing limited minutes at the 2010 FIBA World Championship as the United States won the gold medal in an undefeated tournament.
Curry was selected with the seventh overall pick in the 2009 NBA draft by the Golden State Warriors. He appeared in 80 games (77 starts) during the 2009–10 season, averaging 17.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, 5.9 assists and 1.90 steals in 36.2 minutes.
Curry signed a four-year, $44 million contract extension with the Warriors. At the time, many basketball writers considered the move risky for Golden State because of Curry’s injury history.
Curry became the first player since Michael Jordan in 1989–90 to score 118 points in his team’s first three games, including a season-high 53 points against the New Orleans Pelicans in the third game.
Curry hit four three-pointers against the New Orleans Pelicans to reach 1,600 for his career, becoming the 19th player to do so, as well as the fastest to reach the mark.
Curry had 30 points and 6 three-pointers in a 100–98 loss to the Denver Nuggets On October 21, 2018, Curry had 30 points and 6 three-pointers in a 100–98 loss to the Denver Nuggets, thus moving past Paul Pierce for sixth place on the NBA’s career three-point list.
Three days later, he scored 51 points with 11 three-pointers in only three quarters in a 144–122 win over the Washington Wizards. , thus moving past Paul Pierce for sixth place on the NBA’s career three-point list. Three days later, he scored 51 points with 11 three-pointers in only three quarters in a 144–122 win over the Washington Wizards.
Curry was expected to take on a greater offensive load in the 2019–20 season with Thompson out injured and Kevin Durant having left the Warriors as a free agent. On October 30, 2019, against the Phoenix Suns in the fourth game of the season, Curry drove to the basket and collided with the Suns’ Aron Baynes, who was trying to take a charge.
Curry recorded his eighth career triple-double with 21 points, 10 rebounds, and 10 assists in a 121–114 win against the Los Angeles Lakers On October 19, 2021, in the Warriors’ season-opener.
Curry scored 50 points alongside nine rebounds and six assists in a 130–119 loss to the Phoenix Suns On November 16, 2022,. Curry also tied Michael Jordan for the second-most 50-point games after turning 30 years old, with six.
Stephen Curry Position
Curry plays almost exclusively at the point guard position and has career averages of 24.3 points, 6.5 assists, 4.6 rebounds, and 1.7 steals per game. His career free throw percentage of 90.8% (through the end of the 2021–22 season) is the highest in NBA history.
Curry is the Warriors’ all-time free-throw leader, and has led the NBA in free throw percentage four times. He has been selected to eight All-NBA Teams and voted league MVP twice. A leader within the Warriors organization, he helped recruit former MVP Kevin Durant to the Warriors.
Stephen Curry Three-Point Shot
Curry is widely considered to be the greatest shooter in NBA history. He is credited with revolutionizing the game of basketball by inspiring teams, from high school to the NBA, to regularly use the three-point shot. Analysts have referred to him as “the Michael Jordan of the three-point era”, saying that he did for the three-point shot what Jordan did for the slam dunk.
The Guardian’s Robert O’Connell cites Curry’s February 27, 2013, game against the New York Knicks, in which he made 11 of 13 shots from behind the arc en route for a 54-point performance, as the start of the three-point era.
Stephen Curry Biography Book
Stephen Curry: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball’s Sharpest Shooters. This short story is a comprehensive view into Stephen Curry’s life and an inspiring piece for any one would-be basketball player.
Stephen Curry ESPN
Curry was ranked by ESPN as the 13th-greatest basketball player of all time, the second-highest active player on the list. Nick Friedell of ESPN said “The greatest shooter of all time. Curry’s ability to hit shots from all over the floor changed the way the game is played. He has led the Warriors to three NBA championships and earned two MVP awards, becoming the first unanimous MVP in league history in 2015–16.
Curry’s influence on the game is seen on every level of basketball as younger generations shoot more than ever while trying to replicate his game.” In October 2021, Curry was honored as one of the league’s greatest players of all time by being named to the NBA 75th Anniversary Team.
Stephen Curry Salary
Curry is set to earn a highest base salary in 2022-23 at $48.07 million.
Stephen Curry Net Worth
Stephen Curry’s net worth is estimated to be $160 million
Stephen Curry Instagram
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