Stephen Curry RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kerr: 'No issues' with Curry's elbow

    The Score "Stephen Curry will be ready to go for Game 3. Curry experienced swelling in his right elbow after taking a nasty spill in Game 2, but having enjoyed four days off between games, Curry is fine, according to head coach Steve Kerr. "He looked good shooting the ball. He's fine. No issues," Kerr..." May 22

  • Stephen Curry says swelling in elbow 'nothing to worry about'

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry said Friday that he's fine two days after landing on his right elbow in the second quarter of the team's win over the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals. The play occurred when Curry dove into the stands in pursuit of a..." May 21

  • Curry expected to play Game 3 despite sore elbow

    San Jose Mercury News "Warriors guard Stephen Curry is expected to play in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals against the Oklahoma City Thunder despite suffering a swollen right elbow. There were no plans to have the elbow drained as the it showed improvement and received treatment the day after the MVP hit it..." May 20

  • Steph Curry Gets PUNCHED IN THE FACE . . . By An Overzealous Fan

    MTO News "Steph Curry was accidentally PUNCHED by a fan last night. No it was NOT on purpose. You see the fan was cheering on the Warriors just as Steph bent over, and the result was that the NBAs MVP got snuck right in the jaw." May 20

  • Kevin Durant on Stephen Curry: ‘He makes bad shots’

    Sportsnaut "The Golden State Warriors evened up the Western Conference Finals at a game a piece with a dominating in over the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 2 on Wednesday night. What seemed to be a close game through the first half turned into a blowout within the matter of a couple minutes, primarily due..." May 20

  • Gary Payton: Stephen Curry shouldn’t have been first unanimous MVP

    SI "Hall of Famer Gary Payton doesn’t believe Stephen Curry should have been the NBA’s first unanimous MVP. The former Seattle Supersonics point guard told SI’s Maggie Gray that “it’s about era,” and that he felt Michael Jordan should have been a unanimous decision during his own playing days. “I..." May 20

  • Russell Westbrook on guarding Steph Curry: 'He's not nothing I haven't seen'

    CBS Sports "Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry is the first unanimous MVP winner in NBA history and just completed a regular season where he was the first scoring leader to reach the 50-40-90 club. Or in Curry's case, the 50-45-90 club as he shot 50.4 percent from the floor, 45.4 percent from..." May 16

  • Kyle Lowry says LeBron James is one of the best 'besides Steph' Curry

    CBS Sports "Toronto Raptors All-Star guard Kyle Lowry may have poked the dragon before he even gets to the cave. After the Raptors' emotional win in Game 7 over the Miami Heat to clinch the franchise's first trip to the Conference Finals, Lowry was interviewed by ESPN's Doris Burke courtside. The Raptors..." May 16

  • Curry admits injured knee has not improved much

    Larry Brown Sports "By his own admission, Stephen Curry still isn’t totally healthy. The NBA MVP admitted Sunday that he’s seen little improvement from his injured knee over the last week – but it’s not getting any worse, either. Well, Steph was effective enough to score 17 of Golden State’s 21 points in..." May 16

  • Ayesha Curry Silences Hater Who Says She's Only "Profiting" Off Steph's Success

    Complex "When will haters ever learn not to mess with Ayesha Curry on social media? Mrs. Curry has become as skilled at taking down haters as her husband is at nailing threes. She's unfortunately gotten a lot of practice handling negative people, especially those who dare take a negative tone about her..." May 15

  • Curry unfazed by LeBron's MVP comments: 'I've gotten really good at ignoring people'

    Fox Sports "Whether or not he meant to cause a controversy, LeBron James stirred the pot when he opined earlier this week on what the "valuable" in Most Valuable Player really means. The Cleveland Cavaliers star was complimentary of back-to-back winner Stephen Curry, true. But he also allowed that the..." May 14

  • Barkley: LeBron, Kawhi are better all-around players than Curry

    USA Today "Charles Barkley is also joining LeBron James in debating the meaning of the NBA’s Most Valuable Player. While appearing on ESPN’s Russillo & Kanell on Friday, the TNT analyst had this to say about calling Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry the best player in the NBA." May 13

  • Charles Barkley Says LeBron James, Kawhi Leonard Are Best Players in NBA

    Complex "Charles Barkley may have been in the news more during this NBA Playoffs than he ever was as a player. Whether the coverage has focused on him feuding with Charles Oakley, asking Dwight Howard to explain why people hate him, or just speculating on who will play him in the next Space Jam, Barkley..." May 13

  • Steph Curry gets max rating in NBA 2K16 for 30 hours

    Sportsnet "For the second year running Stephen Curry was named NBA MVP, with his 2016 honours being the first-ever unanimous MVP vote in league history. In the virtual world, it was only right that his NBA 2K16 counterpart would be capable of pulling of the same jaw-dropping moves as Curry..." May 13

  • Adam Silver apologizes to Steph Curry for leaving him hangin' on handshake

    Fox Sports "It was Stephen Curry's moment Wednesday night. The Golden State Warriors star accepted his second consecutive MVP award after being named the first unanimous selection in league history. Curry was being cheered by the home crowd before Game 5 as commissioner Adam Silver lavished praise on..." May 13

  • Steph Curry Has the Best-Selling NBA Jersey for the Second Year in a Row

    Complex "Steph Curry is having a great week. Not only was he named the league's the first-ever unanimous MVP, but he also had the NBA's best-selling jersey for the second season in a row, according to ESPN. The two-time MVP sold more jerseys than any other player during the 2015-16 regular..." May 12

  • David Griffin Says LeBron James Is More Valuable to Team, NBA Than Stephen Curry

    Bleacher Report "Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry may have unanimously won the NBA's Most Valuable Player Award, but Cleveland Cavaliers general manager David Griffin has a different definition of the word "valuable." Asked Thursday by Jim Rome who was more valuable between Curry and LeBron James,..." May 12

  • Silver, Curry make up for missed dap

    The Score "NBA commissioner Adam Silver had to make things right after snubbing Stephen Curry during Wednesday's MVP ceremony. The king of daps, Silver failed to coordinate with Curry on a simple handshake, which left the two-time MVP to shake off the misplay. " May 12

  • Steph Curry's special new MVP sneakers sold out almost immediately

    Yahoo! Sports "Shortly after the widely expected word came down Tuesday that Stephen Curry had not only won his second straight NBA Most Valuable Player award, but become the first player in NBA history to get every single first-place vote in MVP balloting, Steph's pals at Under Armour — who, as you might have..." May 12

  • LeBron James calls Steph Curry deserving of MVP while debating interpretation of the award

    Akron Beacon Journal "LeBron James praised Steph Curry’s Most Valuable Player award and called him deserving while leaving open the possibility that the award is interpreted differently by different voters. Curry became the first unanimous winner in the award’s history and the first player to win consecutive MVPs..." May 11

  • McGrady: Curry’s unanimous MVP win shows NBA is ‘watered-down’

    SI "Seven-time NBA All-Star Tracy McGrady isn’t convinced that Stephen Curry earned a unanimous MVP selection on his own. Hours after Curry became the first unanimous MVP in league history, McGrady suggested the feat was a product of a weak league, which is devoid of “top-notch” players and..." May 11

  • Warriors' Steph Curry in awe of latest MVP accomplishment

    USA Today "When Stephen Curry got the news on Tuesday morning that he was the NBA’s first unanimous KIA MVP award winner in the league’s history, not to mention one of 11 players to have won the honor in back-to-back seasons, the Golden State Warriors star did what anyone faced with that kind of humbling..." May 11

  • Stephen Curry is the first unanimous MVP in NBA history

    Sportsnaut "Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry is coming off a performance for the ages in Monday’s thrilling overtime win against the Portland Trail Blazers. He’s also going to be accepting the NBA’s Most Valuable Player award for the second consecutive year. While this was already known, the..." May 11

  • Kerr: Curry likely to play in Game 4, may come off the bench

    Fox Sports "Stephen Curry has been sidelined with a sprained knee injury for his team's last four playoff games, but as long as his pregame warmup goes as expected, Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said he'll be back in the lineup for Monday's Game 4 against the Blazers." May 09

  • Raptors Ambassador Drake hopes Curry, Warriors repeat as NBA champs?

    Sportsnet "And you thought Dwyane Wade’s national anthem shenanigans were scandalous! Drake, the Raptors’ Global Ambassador, has been doing a ton of publicity of late in concert with the release of his latest album Views (check out a handy breakdown of all the sports references on the album here). He’s..." May 09

  • Stephen Curry upgraded from doubtful to questionable

    Pro Basketball Talk "Stephen Curry: questionable for Game 4 of Warriors-Trail Blazers tonight. If you’re a Golden State fan, you have to like that upgrade – especially on game day. That’s an encouraging sign. Up 2-1, the Warriors are still in good shape either way. But getting Curry healthy would reduce the..." May 09

  • Steph Curry to be named NBA Most Valuable Player

    Kron 4 News "Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry will be named NBA Most Valuable Player for the second consecutive time, according to ESPN. The official announcement is set to be announced later this week. Curry helped the Warriors break the 1995-96 Bulls’ record of 72 wins in a regular..." May 09

  • Warriors say Stephen Curry 'doubtful' for Game 4

    San Jose Mercury News "Stephen Curry was listed by the Warriors on Sunday as doubtful to play in Game 4 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Portland Trail Blazers. Warriors coach Steve Kerr had said before Curry returned to basketball activities Saturday that the reigning MVP was unlikely to be ready in..." May 08

  • Kerr: Curry still out, shows progress in 2-on-2

    ESPN "Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry did not play in the team's 120-108 loss to Portland in Saturday's Game 3, but coach Steve Kerr said that Curry made progress earlier in the day in an informal session with some Warriors assistant coaches. "It was [Curry's] first actual basketball, played..." May 08

  • Stephen Curry is out for Game 3 'slight chance' to play in Game 4

    ESPN "Stephen Curry will not play in Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Trail Blazers, Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Friday during an interview with "The Dan Patrick Show." Kerr also said that Curry, who has missed Golden State's last three playoff games because of a sprained..." May 06

  • Kerr: Curry probably won't play in Game 3

    The Score "With his Golden State Warriors up 2-0 on the Portland Trail Blazers in the Western Conference semifinals, head coach Steve Kerr is being extremely cautious about reigning league MVP Stephen Curry's return to action. Curry probably won't play in Game 3 at the Moda Center on Saturday night as he..." May 05

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    Rosalyn Gold-Onwude @ROSGO21

    Steve Kerr said Steph Curry "will probably not" play in Game 3...

  • Stephen Curry's return in Saturday-Monday range

    San Jose Mercury News "Warriors general manager Bob Myers expects Stephen Curry to return from a sprained knee "somewhere around" the team's two-week timetable, but said Tuesday doesn't know for sure. "I don't know that it'll be before," Myers told 95.7 The Game. "It might be after." "I know everybody wants to..." May 04

  • Details On Steph Curry Using Plasma-Therapy On Injured Knee

    Black Sports Online "Injured Warriors star PG, Steph Curry is doing his best to fight his way through a sprained right knee to get back on the court for the post-season (although the Warriors don’t need him at this point), and that includes pulling out all the stops in the treatment room. Larry Brown Sports is..." May 04

  • Steve Kerr: Stephen Curry not playing in Game 2

    Sportsnaut "Steve Kerr likes to have fun with the media, and he invoked his inner Gregg Popovich once again talking about Stephen Curry, who will not play in Game 2, per Rusty Simmons of of the San Francisco Chronicle. Kerr better be careful to monitor his “weirdness factor,” or he’ll shift from..." May 03

  • Stephen Curry Wins Magic Johnson Award

    Real GM Basketball "Stephen Curry has won the 2015-16 Magic Johnson Award, which honors the player who best combines excellence on the basketball court with cooperation and dignity in dealing with the media and the public, the Professional Basketball Writers Association announced. Curry led the league in scoring,..." May 03

  • Steph Curry: Chances are 'pretty good' I will play in Game 3

    Sportsnaut "Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry sprained his MCL during the team’s first-round playoff series against the Houston Rockets last Sunday. Initial indications were that Curry was going to miss two weeks after an MRI showed a Grade-1 sprain. Since advancing to the second round of the..." May 02

  • Stephen Curry shoots at Warriors practice, not ruled out for Game 2

    SI "Stephen Curry participated in some stationary shooting drills at team practice on Saturday as the Warriors prepared for their series against the Blazers, reports the San Francisco Chronicle. Curry sprained his MCL in Game 4 of Golden State’s opening round series with the Rockets, but the..." May 01

  • Kerr: 'Obviously not much of a chance' Curry plays Game 2

    The Score "Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Saturday that Stephen Curry, already ruled out for Game 1 of the second-round series against the Portland Trail Blazers, is unlikely to play in Game 2, either. "I'm not going to rule him out for Tuesday," Kerr said, according to ESPN's Marc Stein...." April 30

  • Philly drug dealers stamping Steph Curry's face onto heroin packets

    Yahoo! Sports "As Stephen Curry has improved and developed into the NBA's most potent offensive force and its Most Valuable Player over the past couple of years, he has also become one of the sport's highest-profile superstars, a pitchman par excellence who has become ubiquitous thanks in part to endorsement..." April 30

  • Warriors star Stephen Curry trying to return before May 9 target date

    San Jose Mercury News "Upbeat and walking without a limp but still unable to run or shoot a basketball, Warriors guard Stephen Curry said Friday he's optimistic he can return from his sprained right knee within the two-week estimate and perhaps even sooner. "I always have an optimistic view, no matter what it is, so..." April 30

  • Carmelo belives he's a better scorer than Curry, LeBron

    SLAM Online "During an appearance on “The Dan Patrick Show” Thursday, New York Knicks All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony was asked if he believes he’s a better scorer than both LeBron James and Stephen Curry, and he (of course) answered in the affirmative. " April 29

  • Steph Curry Admits Wife Ayesha Rejected Him the First Time He Tried to Kiss Her: “I Struck Out”

    Complex "Steph and Ayesha Curry might be one of the most powerful couples in professional sports today—with a video of Ayesha throwing confetti on Steph recently sending her name soaring to the top of Twitter’s trending topics list—but about a decade ago, Steph was stuck in the friend zone with Ayesha. The..." April 29

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    Ethan Strauss @SherwoodStrauss

    Draymond embraces notion that Curry makes him better: "If he doesn't make you better, YOU suck"

  • Stephen Curry To Begin Testing Knee Next Week

    Real GM Basketball "Stephen Curry is starting to feel better a few days after injuring his MCL. Curry is expected to begin testing his knee on the court next week." April 28

  • Draymond Green Put The Injuries To Chris Paul And Steph Curry In The Proper Perspective

    Dime Magazine "Draymond Green does a lot of things on a basketball court, and he’ll be asked to do even more with Steph Curry sidelined. Off the court, however, he only does one thing: He keeps it real. He kept it real when a reporter asked him an inappropriate question about Houston floods, for example, and it..." April 27

  • Steph Curry could have MCL sprain

    USA Today "If you didn’t know any better, you just might wonder if the Golden State Warriors were even worried about their Stephen Curry crisis. Not long after their Game 4 win over the Houston Rockets on Sunday, in that visitor’s locker room inside the Toyota Center where a 3-1 series lead was nothing..." April 25

  • Stephen Curry's knee injury is an MCL sprain, will miss 1-2 weeks

    SB Nation "If the Warriors want to continue marching toward a title, they will have to do it without Stephen Curry for a little while. The NBA's reigning MVP suffered a Grade 1 MCL sprain in Golden's State's Game 4 victory on Sunday and could miss about two weeks, according to Yahoo! Sports' Adrian..." April 25

  • Draymond calls out Rockets fans who cheered Curry's injury

    USA Today "Stephen Curry wanted back in — again. All around him at the Toyota Center on Sunday afternoon, with the Golden State Warriors’ hopes of a title defense hanging in the balance and the reigning MVP with tears in his eyes having just been told that a third-quarter return from this right knee..." April 25

  • Stephen Curry sprains knee in Game 4, doesn't return after half

    Sportsnaut "Right before halftime on Sunday, Stephen Curry slipped on a wet spot and took an awkward tumble. Afterwards, he limped off the court, which can only be bad news for the Golden State Warriors." April 25