The Man with the Smooth Touch

Stephen Curry is in his sixth season as a guard for the Golden State Warriors. Curry was named a starter in the 2014 NBA All-Star game. Stephen is the best shooting two-guard in the NBA.

In the previous season, Curry averaged all career highs of 24.0 points (finishing seventh in the NBA), and 8.5 assists (fifth in the NBA) going along with 4.3 rebounds and 1.63 steals. Curry became the first player in Golden State’s history to average 24 points, and eight assists in a single season. Curry also led the NBA in three pointers made, for a second consecutive season with a total of 261. Curry was tied for second in league in triple-doubles with four. Stephen came second behind Hall of Famer Wilt Chamberlain, who had five in 1963-64.

From 2010-2014, Curry was a member of the USA men’s basketball senior national team. Both teams in which Steph played on won gold medals at the FIBA World Championships. Stephen Curry was chosen by the Golden State Warriors, in the first round of the 2009 NBA Draft (7th overall). Curry attended Davidson College. Stephen married his former college sweetheart, Ayesha Alexander, on July 30, 2011 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Stephen has a younger brother named Seth Curry. Seth Curry is a professional basketball player who currently plays in the NBA, for the Sacramento Kings. Seth played college basketball for one year at Liberty University, before transferring to Duke University.

Seth went undrafted in the 2013 NBA Draft. Seth had to fight to make a NBA roster. Seth has played for five different teams such as the Golden State Warriors, Memphis Grizzlies, Cleveland Cavaliers, Houston Rockets, and the Phoenix Suns. Seth started to workout with his brother Stephen in the off-season. Stephen made sure his brother’s release stayed smooth.

Currently, Seth Curry has found a home with the Sacramento Kings. When Stephen needs some advice he always calls his father Dell Curry. Dell Curry is a retired NBA player, who received his education from Fort Defiance High School and Virginia Tech. Dell played in the NBA from 1986-2002. Dell played for the Charlotte Hornets. Curry is Charlotte’s all-time leader in points (9,839), and three-point field goals made (929).

Stephen Curry also has a shoe deal with Under Armour. Curry passed up on signing with Nike, and chose Under Armour. Under Armour had been scouting Curry for a very long time. Curry’s mother Sonya Curry has been to every game Steph has played. Sonya can always be spotted in the crowd cheering. Sonya always goes to the games with Curry’s wife Ayesha Curry. Ayesha Curry is best known for her amazing cooking. Ayesha Curry is a Canadian- American, and a former actress and model. Stephen and Ayesha had their first daughter Riley on July 19, 2012, and their second daughter Ryan three years later.

 

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