Stephen Curry RUMORS & NEWS

  • LeBron unseats Curry for No. 1 in jersey sales in China

    247 Sports "Step over Stephen Curry, there's a new king in China. Despite Curry's influence over China with his Under Armour brand and annual trips to the big country, the two-time MVP isn't No. 1 in jersey sales in the East Asian Country, it's none other than LeBron James, says Don McCormack of Amico..." January 18

  • Is Trae Young the NBA’s next Stephen Curry?

    Clutch Points "Many people are constantly on the lookout for the next big upcoming superstar, and the first thing we do is compare them to current NBA stars. This of course puts huge pressure on the player to succeed, and often we put that pressure on very young shoulders. The talk right now in the GM offices..." January 15

  • Steph Curry expected to make return for Warriors in Toronto

    NBC Sports Bay Area "The Warriors expect to have Stephen Curry back in the lineup Saturday, when they face the Toronto Raptors in a game that meets all the requirements of a shootout. Coverage on NBC Sports Bay Area begins at 3:30 p.m., with tipoff at Air Canada Centre scheduled for 4:35. The Warriors (34-9)..." January 13

  • Kevin Durant doesn't want to pick All-Star team; Stephen Curry says, 'Why not?'

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors teammates Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant are neck-and-neck for tops in All-Star balloting among Western Conference players. But they have starkly different opinions on the new format, in which the player who receives the most votes in each conference will serve as a..." January 12

  • Stephen Curry suffers possible ankle injury after slipping at shootaround

    Larry Brown Sports "Stephen Curry’s ankles appear to be giving him some trouble yet again. Mark Medina of The Mercury News reported on Wednesday that the Golden State Warriors superstar needed to have his ankle checked after slipping during shootaround. The severity of the injury was not immediately clear." January 10

  • Is Jayson Tatum the next Steph Curry?

    NBC Sports Boston "Jayson Tatum joined Kevin Garnett as the only rookie teenager to ever have six blocks and at least three steals in a game Saturday vs the Nets, but it would be irrational to compare him to the Big Ticket. No, Tatum’s rookie season has actually been more comparable to two-time MVP Steph..." January 09

  • Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Kevin Durant all hovering near rare 50-40-90 mark

    Clutch Points "The Golden State Warriors have become an offensive juggernaut over the last few seasons behind the stellar play of their star core group. It has continued on this trajectory this season with their three All-Stars in Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, and Kevin Durant leading the way. According to..." January 02

  • Steph Curry likely will be on minutes restriction during return on Saturday

    Larry Brown Sports "Steph Curry is likely to make his return for on Saturday from a sprained ankle, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said on Friday. And when he does return, Curry will probably be on a minutes restriction, Speaking prior to Friday’s Warriors-Hornets game, Kerr shared that Curry is..." December 30

  • Warriors to welcome back Curry against Grizzlies

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry has been cleared to return for Saturday's home game against the Memphis Grizzlies, league sources told ESPN. Barring an unforeseen setback of the right ankle he sprained on Dec. 4 in New Orleans, Curry is returning to action after missing the team's..." December 30

  • Steve Kerr expects Steph Curry to play Saturday if scrimmage goes well

    San Jose Mercury News "Steph Curry’s long layover away from the court could be coming to an end this weekend. Curry, who is recovering from a sprained right ankle, scrimmaged behind a closed curtain at Thursday’s practice, and Warriors’ coach Steve Kerr said if all goes well he should be available for Saturday’s game..." December 28

  • Warriors GM on Stephen Curry: ‘I don’t think he’ll play Friday’

    Sportsnaut "The Golden State Warriors gave us an update regarding Stephen Curry’s status on Tuesday as he attempts to return from a sprained ankle the two-time MVP suffered in early December. The update itself indicated that Curry will be evaluated again on Friday, a clear indication that he might be able..." December 28

  • Curry making 'good progress' in recovery, will be re-evaluated Friday

    CBS Sports "Warriors guard Stephen Curry suffered a right ankle sprain in a Dec. 4 victory against the New Orleans Pelicans, and has yet to return to action. We'll continue to update his status as news becomes available. Latest Curry injury update After Curry missed the Warriors' Christmas Day win over..." December 27

  • Steve Kerr: It would be 'irresponsible' to play Stephen Curry vs. Cavaliers

    Sporting News "It's been known for days that Stephen Curry won't play in the Warriors' anticipated Christmas matchup against the Cavaliers, but now coach Steve Kerr spelled out why Curry will be on the sidelines. Curry sustained a sprained ankle earlier in the month that will require 2-3 weeks of healing...." December 24

  • Steve Kerr: Stephen Curry ‘is improving’ but has yet to play 3-on-3

    Sportsnaut "Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry has not played since spraining his ankle on December 4. On Saturday, coach Steve Kerr said that while Curry has yet to play 3-on-3, he is improving. This more or less goes in line with the team’s last injury update on Curry. The good news for Golden..." December 23

  • Steve Kerr says he’d ‘be shocked’ if Steph Curry plays on Christmas

    San Jose Mercury News "Hold your Christmas prayers. Stephen Curry, who is recovering from a sprained right ankle, will very likely not play against Cleveland on Christmas. So, what percent is not very not likely? “99.99 percent that he’s out,” Steve Kerr said before the Lakers played the Golden State Warriors..." December 23

  • Stephen Curry likely to miss Christmas Day game vs Cleveland

    San Jose Mercury News "Warriors guard Stephen Curry will stay sidelined for at least another week to further heal his sprained right ankle, which likely keeps him out for the team’s nationally televised game on Christmas Day on Monday against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Oracle Arena. The Warriors’ training staff..." December 20

  • Steve Kerr: Warriors will get better with Steph Curry out 'because we have to'

    Sporting News "Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Stephen Curry's injury is "a good thing for our team" in a certain way. Curry is out two weeks with an ankle sprain. "I think big picture-wise over the next couple weeks it’s an opportunity for our team to get better because we have to," Kerr told reporters..." December 08

  • Stephen Curry on injury: Better now than later

    Sportsnaut "Injuries are never a welcomed development, but there are ideals moments for them to happen. Stephen Curry is looking at the bright side. ESPN’s Chris Haynes notes the Golden State Warriors point guard was disappointed he couldn’t play against his hometown Charlotte Hornets but said the timing..." December 07

  • Steve Kerr: Curry Injury ‘Good Thing’ for Warriors

    SLAM Online "Steve Kerr thinks Stephen Curry being out for a couple of weeks due to a sprained right ankle is a “good thing” for the Golden State Warriors. Kerr says the defending champs can benefit from being forced to learn how to play without the two-time MVP. Kevin Durant led the defending NBA champs..." December 07

  • Report: Steph Curry’s MRI Showed No Damage To Ankle, But He Could Be Out ‘A While’

    Uproxx "The Warriors received positive news on Tuesday regarding star Steph Curry’s sprained ankle that he suffered on Monday night in Golden State’s win over the Pelicans. Curry had his MRI on Tuesday and the results came back negative for any structural damage to his ankle, per The Vertical’s Shams..." December 05

  • Stephen Curry will not play Wednesday versus Hornets

    247 Sports "Stephen Curry will not be playing Wednesday night. After badly rolling his right ankle on a defensive closeout versus the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night, the two-time MVP has been ruled out versus his hometown Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday. " December 05

  • Steph Curry leaves game against Pelicans with sprained right ankle; X-rays negative

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry left Monday's 125-115 win over the New Orleans Pelicans after spraining his right ankle. X-rays taken after the game were negative. But Curry left Smoothie King Center in a walking boot and on crutches, and the angle to which his ankle was bent looked..." December 05

  • Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant have Lonzo Ball’s back, say give him time

    Pro Basketball Talk "In Stephen Curry‘s first two months in the NBA, he averaged 10.2 points on 44 percent shooting (39.5 percent from three) and 5.4 assists per game. He played well, but nobody was watching him thinking “this is a future two-time MVP and leader of a championship team.” It took some time for Curry to..." November 29

  • Warriors Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant listed as questionable vs Lakers

    San Jose Mercury News "On Tuesday, the Golden State Warriors announced that forward Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry are listed as questionable for Tuesday’s contest against the Los Angeles Lakers. While Durant continues to nurse an injured ankle suffered in a Nov. 18 matchup against the Philadelphia 76ers, Curry is..." November 28

  • Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant are out vs Kings, while Andre Iguodala is doubtful

    San Jose Mercury News "As the Golden State Warriors look to notch their 3rd straight victory Monday night against the Sacramento Kings, they’ll have to do so without guard Stephen Curry and forward Kevin Durant, while forward Andre Iguodala remains doubtful, according to the team. While Durant recovers from an..." November 27

  • Steph Curry, JaVale McGee Make Fun Bet Over Davidson-Nevada Game

    NBC Bay Area "When your alma mater plays the alma mater of your teammate, you have to put a wager on the outcome of the game. That's exactly what Steph Curry and JaVale McGee have done for Tuesday night's clash between the Davidson Wildcats and Nevada Wolf Pack. But money isn't on the line. Public..." November 22

  • Curry admits he immediately forgot Kerr's play-call after timeout vs. 76ers

    San Jose Mercury News "It took only seven seconds before Warriors coach Steve Kerr called a timeout to chew out his players for not running a play correctly. “We were completely confused, and that’s inexcusable,” Kerr said. “You call a timeout and draw the play, they have to run the play.” It took only 45 seconds..." November 19

  • Steph Curry frustrated his Celtics Finals comment went viral

    Larry Brown Sports "Steph Curry is frustrated that his comment about the Boston Celtics making the NBA Finals went viral, because he feels like it was taken out of context. After his Golden State Warriors lost to the Celtics 92-88 on Thursday night, Curry said it was “very very likely” that Boston reaches the NBA..." November 19

  • Stephen Curry to Teach Basketball Classes Online

    Bleacher Report "Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry announced Thursday that he will soon become an instructor for online basketball classes. According to's Chris Haynes, the two-time NBA MVP and two-time NBA champion said the following about his new venture: "If I think about where I was when..." November 16

  • Stephen Curry missed national anthem because “nature called”

    San Jose Mercury News "The military personnel lined up in front of the flag. The Warriors and Sixers stood on opposite ends of the court. The sell-out crowd at Oracle Arena stood on their feet. But when the national anthem played, Warriors guard Stephen Curry was not on the court. The reasons had nothing to do with..." November 12

  • Stephen Curry confirms mother still fines him for turnovers

    Larry Brown Sports "He’s evolved into one of the NBA’s best players, but Stephen Curry still has his mother on his back trying to limit his turnovers. Curry confirmed on Saturday that his mother still fines him every time he turns the ball over — and he still pays up. Keep in mind that Curry has been doing this..." November 05

  • Warriors told Stephen Curry in 2012 they’d pay him max if healthy, but he took smaller extension

    Pro Basketball Talk "As the 2012-13 season approached, Stephen Curry was eligible for a rookie-scale contract extension. He showed plenty of promise during his first three NBA seasons, but he missed 56 games the season before with ankle injuries and hurt his ankle again in the preseason. The Warriors offered a..." November 04

  • Curry responds to GOP name-drop in proposed tax reform bill

    San Francisco Chronicle "In its 429-page tax plan unveiled Thursday, the GOP names one person: Warriors guard Stephen Curry. Curry’s name drop came in an example about individual wage income: “The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act includes specific safeguards to prevent tax avoidance and help ensure taxpayers of all income levels..." November 02

  • Report: Stephen Curry wanted no trade clause, player option in new deal, Warriors said no

    Pro Basketball Talk "Signing Stephen Curry this summer seemed like a no-brainer: The Warriors offered the designated player max contract of five-years, $201 million, and he said “yes.” But it’s a little more complicated than that. Curry wanted all the perks of a superstar contract, including a no-trade clause,..." November 01

  • Stephen Curry on $50,000 fine: ‘It’s an expensive mouthpiece toss’

    Sportsnaut "Two-time MVP Stephen Curry avoided a suspension for tossing his mouthpiece in the direction of an official during Saturday’s loss to the Memphis Grizzlies. But the Golden State Warriors’ star was fined $50,000 by the NBA. While relieved he was able to play Monday in what would ultimately become..." October 24

  • Breaking: Stephen Curry to be fined $50K for mouthpiece incident, won’t face suspension

    Clutch Points "Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry will be fined $50,000 for tossing his mouthpiece at referee Scott Wall on the dying seconds of the Saturday’s 10-point loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, according to USA TODAY Sports’ Sam Amick. Curry will not face a suspension, but his teammate Andre..." October 23

  • Warriors, Steph Curry waiting to hear from NBA on possible punishment

    San Jose Mercury News "Just like he would in any morning shootaround, Steph Curry moved around the court and lofted 3-pointers into the basket. Just like he would in any shootaround, the Warriors’ guard showed off his marksmanship this time by hitting a 3-point shot, while recording it from the bench on his phone. In..." October 23

  • Steve Kerr Mocks Potential Stephen Curry Suspension

    SLAM Online "Stephen Curry was booted out of Saturday night’s loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, after screaming at referee Scott Wall and throwing his mouthpiece in disgust. Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr attempted to make light of Curry’s outburst, and a potential suspension from the..." October 23

  • Steph Curry may face suspension for throwing mouthpiece at ref

    Larry Brown Sports "Steph Curry and Kevin Durant completed the rare double-double in Golden State’s game on Saturday night. The two former MVPs were ejected during the Warriors’ 111-102 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies. Curry was tossed after angrily throwing his mouthpiece at an official because he was upset that a..." October 22

  • Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors ejected

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors superstars Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant were ejected late in Saturday night's 111-101 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies. With under a minute to go and his team trailing considerably for most of the contest, Curry drove in for a layup. The former MVP took some contact, but..." October 22

  • Kerr says Curry more impactful than Jordan: 'He puts the fear of God into defenses'

    CBS Sports "Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr gets a lot of credit for taking a team with most of the pieces in place and immediately turning it into a dynasty, but he clearly understands the main reason for his success. On Thursday, Kerr gushed about his two-time MVP point guard Stephen Curry and the..." October 15

  • Steph Curry Has a Foot Fetish ... Ayesha Says

    TMZ "Steph Curry loves the thrill of victory ... but he's also a fan of da feet. Turns out, the Golden State Warriors superstar has a thing for footsies, according to his wife Ayesha Curry. "My husband really loves my feet," Ayesha admitted Friday on The Real (check local listings). "So, when..." October 14

  • Steve Kerr says Steph Curry is at his absolute peak right now

    Clutch Points "Coming off the best individual postseason of his career, Stephen Curry will enter his ninth season with little left to accomplish after netting two championships, two Most Valuable Player awards, multiple All-Star stints, and a cornucopia of records bearing his name. Yet, the Golden State..." October 13

  • Stephen Curry already has some ideas if he’s an All-Star Game captain

    San Jose Mercury News "The game is still roughly four months off, but Warriors guard Stephen Curry already sounds like he’s preparing mentally for what he might do if he is selected as one of the new all-important captains for the 2018 NBA All-Star Game in Los Angeles. In a compelling revamping of the All-Star..." October 12

  • Sneaker wars? Golden State Warriors' Steph Curry says 'there's enough space for all of us'

    USA Today "The lobby at the Ritz-Carlton in Shanghai isn’t always as manic as it was last week. But the Golden State Warriors have a way of sparking hysteria whenever they visit. The week-long excursion may have been their third trip in 10 years, but the fans still lined up overnight and slept on the..." October 12

  • Stephen Curry, mom team up in NBA's initiative to aid youth basketball parents

    ESPN "The NBA is trying to help parents improve their children's basketball-playing experience, and the league recruited Stephen Curry and his mother to help. The two-time MVP from the Golden State Warriors and his mother, Sonya Curry, will take part Wednesday in a parent workshop and panel..." October 10

  • Report: Warriors GM talked owner out of low-balling Curry this summer

    Pro Basketball Talk "Stephen Curry is the definition of a max player — two-time MVP, 25.5 points per game scorer, All-NBA player, All-Star, the leader who sets the tone and culture for the two-time champions, and a fan favorite who packs buildings in Oakland and on the road. Last summer, Curry was coming off a..." October 07

  • Warriors owner considered offering Stephen Curry a contract below the max

    CBS Sports "The Warriors' run the last few years has been a mix of incredible team building, smart use of assets and, yes, a whole lot of luck. They changed basketball with revolutionary offense and a defense that can maintain a high level even at a high pace. However, none of that is possible if Stephen..." October 05

  • ‘Golden' excerpt: Inside Steph Curry’s road to redemption

    The Athletic "By the time Steph Curry exited the Warriors’ locker room, his black championship shirt was soaked in champagne, his championship dad hat turned to the back. In one hand, he had a bottle of Moët with a white LED light bulb inside. In the other hand, his championship cigar, the one he’d been waiting..." October 05

  • Curry dismisses notion NBA players immune to social, racial inequality

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry is very much aware that he lives a life most people can't relate to. But he made it abundantly clear that it doesn't mean he can't be a voice for those people. In an interview with ESPN, the two-time MVP said it's disturbing when his critics deem..." October 01