Stephen Curry RUMORS & NEWS

  • Stephen Curry Didn't Want to Play For the Timberwolves, But David Kahn Still Messed Up By Passing on Him

    The Big Lead "David Kahn was president of basketball operations for the Minnesota Timberwolves from 2009 to 2013. His most famous move was passing on Stephen Curry with both the 5th and 6th picks in 2009. The Warriors then drafted Curry 7th and have now won two titles with him as their starting point guard...." June 19

  • Steve Kerr wins title with super team but loses name game during celebration speech

    San Jose Mercury News "Steve Kerr finished his speech and handed the microphone back to Bob Fitzgerald, the MC at the Warriors’ championship parade rally. He took his seat next to his wife, Margot, and immediately got in trouble. “You didn’t mention Steph,” she told him. First Kerr denied it. But his wife was so..." June 18

  • Warriors owner will 'do whatever it takes' to keep Stephen Curry, who is eligible for a $205-million deal

    Los Angeles Times "Stephen Curry is eligible to receive a maximum contract this summer. For two-time NBA champion and two-time league MVP, that would come out to be a whopping $205 million over five years. But in case there's any concern among Warriors fans, recent comments by one of the people who would be..." June 14

  • Stephen Curry wouldn't go to White House, says team hasn't talked about it

    Sportsnaut "Stephen Curry addressed the question of whether he’d go to the White House if invited by the President for winning the NBA title. The Golden State Warriors star point guard said that, as he’s noted in the past, he wouldn’t be inclined to go to the White House. He also confirmed that the team..." June 14

  • Lacob: Warriors Will Do ‘Whatever It Takes’ To Keep Curry

    Hoops Rumors "The NBA Finals are in the books and the Warriors captured their second title in three years; now the attention turns to keeping the championship-winning core intact and it starts with two-time NBA Most Valuable Player, Stephen Curry. Curry, 29, will see the four-year, $44MM pact he signed prior..." June 14

  • Bell: Warriors' Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry put greatness above egos

    USA Today "Stephen Curry has surely explained his actions relating to a clutch shot many times in recent years, but in the aftermath of Game 3 of the NBA Finals this went to another level. The Golden State Warriors star was left to break down movements that were inspired by someone else’s huge basket —..." June 09

  • Several Cavaliers players 'highly agitated' by Curry's squat

    Bleacher Report "The Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly took issue with Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry's squatting following Kevin Durant's go-ahead three-pointer late in Game 3 on Wednesday. Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio reported Friday that the Cavs were "highly agitated" by it and that it "won't be..." June 09

  • Stephen Curry on differences from 2016: Expectations much greater

    ESPN "The long-distance triples with the high arcs, the dancing, the smiles and the joy have accompanied Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry in these NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers. In any other year, with a 3-0 series advantage, Curry would be the undisputed Finals MVP. This year,..." June 09

  • Iguodala hints he, Curry, Durant are all re-signing with Warriors

    Larry Brown Sports "During his chat with the media on Thursday, Andre Iguodala seemed to hint that he, Steph Curry and Kevin Durant will re-sign with the Golden State Warriors. Iguodala and Curry will be free agents after the season, while Durant has a player option that he can decline in order to become a free..." June 09

  • Stephen Curry's new shoes don't suck (no really, they don't)

    Sporting News "It's hard to find an area where Stephen Curry isn't winning. Professionally, the Warriors superstar is a former lottery pick, two-time MVP, NBA champion (we'll act like he's not about to add another ring to his collection just for the sake of being politically correct) and the greatest shooter..." June 06

  • A Steph Curry is fully healthy, and both the Cavs and Warriors know it

    Washington Post "At the end of the Golden State Warriors’ practice Saturday afternoon, Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant traded jump shots from the three-point arc, mostly swishes between a screamed expletive or two. At one point, Curry punted a ball inadvertently, and it headed toward media members ringing the..." June 04

  • Stephen Curry had great reason for wearing shooting sleeve he took off

    Larry Brown Sports "Stephen Curry entered Game 1 of the NBA Finals sporting a new look he recently debuted, but he quickly ditched it when things weren’t working out. So much for trying to look like Allen Iverson. At the start of the night, Curry was wearing a long compression sleeve on his right arm. He ended up..." June 02

  • Stephen Curry admits his playoff beard took four months to grow

    Sportress of Blogitude "Stephen Curry will take the court Thursday night for Game 1 of the NBA Finals rocking a playoff beard he admits has been months in the making. The Golden State Warriors superstar, ahead of a third consecutive Finals showdown with the Cleveland Cavaliers, sat down with ABC News’ T.J. Holmes for..." June 01

  • Last year's NBA Finals collapse a driving force for Stephen Curry

    USA Today "Stephen Curry admitted Wednesday the pain of last season’s defeat to the Cleveland Cavaliers will be his primary driving force going into the NBA Finals. Curry’s Golden State Warriors are favorites to atone for the disappointment of throwing away a 3-1 lead 12 months ago, with Game 1 starting..." June 01

  • Stephen Curry explains sleeve he will wear during NBA Finals

    Larry Brown Sports "Don’t be alarmed when you see Stephen Curry playing the NBA Finals with a sleeve on his elbow. The Golden State Warriors guard explained that he needs the sleeve due to some swelling in his elbow — but it doesn’t hurt and won’t impact his shooting stroke. “Probably will,” Curry told Anthony..." May 31

  • Warriors fan brings Stephen Curry jersey to top of Mt. Everest

    Sportsnaut "A Golden State Warriors fan has high hopes for his favorite team. So high, in fact, that he took his Stephen Curry jersey to the highest point on Earth. Nima Tenji Sherpa, who says he’s climbed to the top of Mt. Everest seven times now, posted some extraordinary pictures of himself holding a..." May 29

  • Stephen Curry seeks turnaround performance in 2017 Finals

    ESPN "It was a low-scoring, sluggish affair. The Golden State Warriors were ahead by one against the Cleveland Cavaliers with five minutes left in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals. Each decision, each pass down the stretch was of extreme importance. Stephen Curry remembers one particular pass..." May 29

  • Inside Stephen Curry’s inner circle: Three mentors share their stories

    San Jose Mercury News "In a high school office 3,000 miles from Oracle Arena, Shonn Brown and Chad Fair typically begin their chats by marveling at Stephen Curry’s latest feat. The exchanges quickly veer in directions unlike those of any other Curry conversations on the planet. “Have you talked to him..." May 27

  • Stephen Curry on criticism of lack of parity: ‘Almost disrespectful’

    Sportsnaut "There’s been a whole lot of talk surrounding a lack of parity leading up to the third consecutive NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. Kevin Durant seems to think that the failures of some of the worst organizations have played the largest role in this lack of..." May 27

  • Steph Curry: Talking about lack of parity disrespectful to Warriors, Cavs

    CBS Sports "Steph Curry and the Warriors have reached their third straight NBA Finals. Their opponent, for the third year in a row, will be the Cavaliers. With two teams so consistently dominating the league there are growing concerns about the lack of parity across the NBA. The NBA has always had less parity..." May 27

  • Seth Curry thinks he's a better shooter than brother Stephen, but what do the numbers say?

    Sporting News "Seth Curry has laid claim to the throne sitting in the home of the First Family of Shooting. The Mavericks guard, brother of Warriors MVP Stephen and son of former Hornets 3-point ace Dell made an appearance on FS1's "Second Take" "Undisputed" on Tuesday and was posed an interesting question:..." May 23

  • Steph Curry still sore after 'dirty play' by Spurs big man Dedmon

    CSN Bay Area "With a bag of ice strapped to his left knee, Stephen Curry limped out of AT&T Center after Warriors shootaround Monday showing the effects of a play he considered dirty. With less than four minutes remaining in Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals on Saturday, Spurs backup center Dewayne..." May 22

  • Steph Curry calls Dewayne Dedmon's screen in Game 3 a 'dirty play'

    ESPN "Late in the fourth quarter of Game 3 between the Golden State Warriors and San Antonio Spurs, it appeared Spurs big man Dewayne Dedmon got away with a dangerous moving screen on Stephen Curry. ESPN approached Curry and acting head coach Mike Brown on the topic after practice on Sunday. "I..." May 22

  • Did Dewayne Dedmon take cheap shot to Stephen Curry’s knee in Game 3?

    Larry Brown Sports "San Antonio Spurs center Dewayne Dedmon is under fire for a perceived Pachulia in Saturday’s Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals. Video emerged on Sunday of Dedmon taking an apparent cheap shot to the knee of Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry while setting a ball screen late in the..." May 21

  • Steph Curry passes Rick Barry as Warriors' all-time leader in playoff points

    CSN Bay Area "Stephen Curry entered Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals needing three points to become the Warriors’ all-time leader in playoff scoring. It didn’t take long for him to get them. Curry drained a 3-pointer with 9:01 remaining in the first quarter Saturday against the Spurs to move past..." May 21

  • Steph Curry: 'I was always chasing KD's numbers' in college

    CBS Sports "In college, few players were as entertaining to watch as Kevin Durant at Texas and Stephen Curry at Davidson. Obviously their paths differed greatly with Durant being a one-and-done while Curry spent three years in college. However, the entertainment value behind both of them was off the charts..." May 14

  • Warriors’ Stephen Curry cleared for Game 2

    San Francisco Chronicle "After sitting out practice Wednesday, Warriors point guard Stephen Curry has been cleared for Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals. Curry was seen working through his post-shoot-around drills with no problems Thursday morning. Asked later about his left ankle, he said, “I’m good.” A..." May 04

  • Stephen Curry: Ankle injury ‘nothing concerning at all’

    Sportsnaut "For the Golden State Warriors, the one drawback of their Game 1 win against the Utah Jazz in the Western Conference Semifinals was an ankle injury to Stephen Curry. It didn’t appear overwhelmingly serious but it was enough to keep him entirely out of practice on Wednesday. Hours ahead of Game..." May 04

  • Steph Curry missed practice Wednesday, expected to play in Game 2

    Sportsnaut "Stephen Curry tweaked his left ankle in Game 1 of the Golden State Warriors’ second-round series against the Utah Jazz and was held out of practice on Wednesday. However, according to Anthony Slater of the San Jose Mercury News, the team expects Curry to be fully available for Game 2 on..." May 03

  • Steph Curry assures us that everything is just fine with his ankle

    CBS Sports "After Isaiah Thomas and John Wall put together the performance of the postseason so far with a brilliant duel in the first game of the night on Tuesday, the Warriors and Jazz finally got their second-round series underway, with Game 1 at Oracle Arena. Unfortunately, the Western Conference foes..." May 03

  • Curry 3 shoe sales don't hit the mark for Under Armour

    ESPN "Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank admitted Thursday that sales for Stephen Curry's current signature basketball shoe have been disappointing. "Our success in basketball hasn't been without its learning," Plank said on the company's earnings call, during which Under Armour reported its first..." April 27

  • Warriors' Draymond Green explains why people love to hate on Steph Curry

    CBS Sports "Stephen Curry is beloved by millions of people across the world, and especially by residents in the Bay Area. He's the two-time reigning MVP and was the leader of the team that brought an NBA title to Golden State in 2015. He's also, increasingly, become a player people -- notably current and..." April 20

  • Stephen Curry Deletes All Social Media Apps From Phone For Playoffs

    Real GM Basketball "Stephen Curry has deleted all social media apps from his phone for the playoffs. Curry said this is the third consecutive year he has taken this approach. “When you’re really trying to zone in and keep your focus, you don’t want to have any unnecessary distractions during this point of the..." April 19

  • The Warriors’ long-term Stephen Curry + Kevin Durant Plan

    San Jose Mercury News "They did not fly out to The Hamptons last July to plot out a quick-flip, damn-the-future, short-term plan. No, Stephen Curry, Draymond Green, Andre Iguodala and Klay Thompson journeyed to Kevin Durant’s Hamptons free-agent hideout as personal representatives of the Warriors’ plan for all..." April 18

  • Curry Would Have Left Under Armour If They Weren't Aligned With 'Core Values'

    Real GM Basketball "Stephen Curry reportedly considered walking away from his Under Armour endorsement deal worth $32 million per year through 2024 following Kevin Plank's comments about Donald Trump. Curry spent an entire day on the phone with various Under Armour personnel, “pursuing clarification about what was..." April 18

  • Stephen Curry reflects on Finals meltdown last season

    The Undefeated "Stephen Curry knows that the NBA MVP award is landing in someone else’s hands after he owned it for the past two years. But don’t feel bad for the 2015 NBA champion, as his life is pretty darn phenomenal on and off the court with the Golden State Warriors. Curry is playing for the NBA team with..." April 14

  • Westbrook, LeBron & CP3 Have Disdain for Curry, Book Claims

    The Big Lead "In the midst of Cleveland’s historic NBA Finals rally from a 3-1 deficit against Golden State in 2016, this happened in Game 6: An uncharacteristic moment of trash talk from LeBron to the 2-time MVP, Stephen Curry. Friends talk trash all the time, and make no mistake, LeBron and Curry were..." April 11

  • Warriors' Curry out vs. Pelicans with left knee contusion

    Bleacher Report "Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry will miss Saturday night's game against the New Orleans Pelicans with a left knee contusion, the team announced. A year after he secured unanimous MVP honors, Curry has largely been healthy for the two-time defending Western Conference..." April 08

  • Steph Curry: 'Comical' To Say I'm Having Down Year

    Bleacher Report "He is the most qualified person in the NBA to offer us a perspective on not having it both ways. That might seem strange when Stephen Curry has so often been able to have his cake and eat it, too. And while he has gotten more than anyone else over the past couple of years, he has not gotten..." April 04

  • Has Stephen Curry Learned Nothing About Antagonizing LeBron James?

    Complex "It may have seemed there was a gradual shift in momentum, but let’s be real: last year’s NBA Finals changed course in one moment. It was the moment LeBron James giggled maniacally during a press conference. See, LeBron had complained about Draymond Green’s trash talk. King James said it had..." April 01

  • Steph Curry literally likes that LeBron and Cavs are ‘in a bad spot’

    Sportsnaut "This rivalry between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors has brought pettiness to an entirely new level. And it’s absolutely fantastic. Following his team’s loss to the Chicago Bulls on Thursday, Cavaliers forward LeBron James talked about how the defending NBA champions are in a..." April 01

  • Warriors fly young Steph Curry fan in for a game after family bought invalid tickets in Atlanta

    USA Today "Isaiah Simpson, a 6-year-old Steph Curry fan from Snellville, Ga., thought he was finally going to see his hero play during the Warriors’ visit to Atlanta back in early March. He didn’t get that chance. After his mother paid $600 for secondary-market tickets for the Hawks-Warriors game, the..." March 27

  • Stephen Curry is About to Get Paid and That Could Destroy the Golden State Warriors

    The Big Lead "The NBA Playoffs start in just over 3 weeks. The Golden State Warriors are within reach of finishing with the best record in the NBA for the third straight season. They’ve been to the Finals twice, won a title and turned Harrison Barnes into Kevin Durant (and hopefully briefly into Matt Barnes)...." March 25

  • Russell Westbrook and Steph Curry Speak on Scuffle That Broke Out Between Thunder and Warriors

    Complex "The Warriors/Thunder game in Oklahoma City on Monday night wasn’t much of a game at all. Golden State knocked off OKC 111-95 behind 34 points from Klay Thompson and 23 points from Steph Curry to complete a season sweep of Russell Westbrook & Co. And the intensity inside of Chesapeake Energy Arena..." March 21

  • Steve Kerr: Don't think LaVar Ball's remarks are 'helping' his kids

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr says he doesn't think LaVar Ball, the outspoken father of UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball, is doing Lonzo or his brothers any favors with the "outlandish" remarks he has made in recent weeks. Appearing on Waddle & Silvy on ESPN 1000 in Chicago on Thursday,..." March 17

  • Russell Westbrook on Stephen Curry's MVP prediction: 'Who's he?'

    USA Today "Earlier this week, the reigning, back-to-back NBA MVP Stephen Curry picked James Harden over Russell Westbrook to be this season's MVP because, based on the history of the award, you "have to reward the better team, I would think, record wise." The better team Curry was referring to? Harden's..." March 16

  • Curry says Harden deserves MVP

    Obsev "Back in 2015, Stephen Curry beat out James Harden for the NBA's MVP award, earning 100 first place votes and 1,198 voting points to the Houston Rockets guard's 25 and 936. Now, two years later, the Golden State Warriors superstar and reigning two-time MVP believes Harden is the most deserving..." March 15

  • Stephen Curry Refuses To Use Word 'Slump'

    Real GM Basketball "Stephen Curry has made just 18 of his past 76 three-pointers, a percentage of 23.7. Curry is the fourth most accurate three-point shooter in NBA history. “I never really use that word,” Curry said. “Because a slump to me almost (sounds) like you’re losing confidence. Obviously I’d like to..." March 14

  • Colin Cowherd: Steph Curry proved this year how overrated he was

    Fox Sports "Steph Curry and the Warriors have endured a miserable stretch since Kevin Durant left the lineup with a knee injury, losing five of their last seven games as the Spurs challenge for the top seed in the Western Conference. Individually, Curry is mired in a shocking shooting slump. The two-time..." March 14

  • Steph Curry Passed His Own Father On The NBA’s All-Time Scoring List

    Uproxx "A lot of former NBA players have produced offspring who themselves have gone on to varying degrees of basketball stardom. Joe “Jelly Bean” gave life to Kobe Bryant, for instance, and more recently, the league now features a slew of sons who bear their father’s namesake. Larry Nance Jr. and Glen..." March 11