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An American professional basketball player Stephen Curry represents the ‘Golden State Warriors’ in NBA. He has been named as the greatest shooter by many players as well as analysts. He was born on March 14, 1988, in Akron, Ohio. He has won the title of ‘Southern Conference Player of the Year’ twice by setting an all-time scoring record for both ‘Davidson’ and the ‘Southern Conference’.
Stephen and Klay Thompson are known by the nickname ‘Splash Brothers’ for their record-breaking combined three-pointers in a season. As per his excellent shooting skills, he holds the ‘NBA’ record for most three-pointers made in a regular season, a record that he himself broke twice.
Height / Weight / Age
Stephen Curry has a towering height of 191 cm and in feet inches; his height is 6’3”. His weight is 85 kg in Kilograms or 187 lbs in Pounds. In March 2019, he turned 31 years old. His hair color and eye color is light brown. His body measurement is as follows 39 inches chest, 31 inches waist and 15 inches biceps.
His net worth is estimated to be $47.3 million approximately. His salary is $34.68 million annually. His car collection includes Range Rover, Porsche GT3 Rs, Porsche Panamera, and Mercedes G55.
Education / Family
He was born to former NBA player Dell Curry and Sonya who played volleyball at ‘Virginia Tech’. He has younger brother Seth who plays basketball for Dallas Mavericks and younger sister plays volleyball at Elon University. He was enrolled in Charlotte Christian High School for elementary education. Later he was enrolled in Davidson College where he played his first collegiate game against ‘Eastern Michigan’.
|Real Name||Wardell Stephen Curry 2|
|Nickname||Baby Faced Assassin, The Greatest Shooter|
|Birth Place||Akron, Ohio, USA|
|Date Of Birth||March 14, 1988|
|Age||31 years (as in 2019)|
|Height||In centimeters – 191 cm|
In feet inches – 6’3”
|Weight||In kilograms – 85 kg|
In pounds – 187 lbs
|Eye Color||Light brown|
|Hair Color||Light brown|
|School||Montessori School, Charlotte Christian School, North Carolina|
|College||Queensway Christian College, Davidson College|
|Home Town||Akron, Ohio|
|Debut||NBA – 2009|
|Fathers Name||Dell Curry (Basketball Player)|
|Mothers Name||Sonya Curry (Teacher)|
|Brothers||Seth Curry (Basketball player)|
|Sister||Sydel Curry (Volleyball player)|
Career / Fashion And Style
In the 2009 NBA draft, he was chosen by the Golden State Warriors as the seventh overall pick. During the 2012-13 season, he scored 272 three-pointers all alone to set an NBA record. In February 2014, he made his first ‘All-Star’ appearance for the ‘West’ and later selected to his first ‘All-NBA Team’.
After 1975, he helped the warrior to win their first championship in 2015. He helped his team win 24 consecutive matches which culminated in 73 total wins, an-all time ‘NBA’ record. At the 2007 ‘FIBA Under-19 World Championship’ he made his debut with the United States National Basketball team.
He helped his team win a Gold medal as part of the senior squad in 2010. In the 2018 ‘NBA’ finals, he led his team onto their third championship. The ‘Sports Illustrated’ ranked him 3rd in the list of ‘Top 100 NBA players of 2019’.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More
On 31st July 2011, he got married to Ayesha Alexander and has two daughters Riley Elizabeth Curry and Ryan Carson Curry and a son Canon W. Jack Curry.
|Wife||Ayesha Curry (Author)|
|Children||Son – None|
Daughter – Ryan Carson Curry, Riley Curry
Here we are providing you the list of his favourite things.
|Favourite Food||Salmon Fish|
|Favourite TV Show||Family Guy (1999)|
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|Favourite Films||The Count of Monte Cristo, A walk to remember, The Princess Dairies|
|Favourite TV character||Martin|
Some Interesting Facts About Stephen Curry
- Since the age of 5, he started playing basketball.
- He is scared of snakes.
- He is active in charity works. According to NBA.com, to fight against Malaria he distributed 38,000-bed nets to the affected families at the Nyarugusu refugee camp in Tanzania.
- As a kid, he was starred in a Burger King commercial.
- He has a verbal contract with his mother which states that she makes a fine for him of $100 for each turnover he commits after his third each game. If he commits four turnovers, he owes her $100.
- If got an opportunity, he will choose Denzel Washington as an actor to play with him in a movie.
- With his wife Ayesha, his first date was on Hollywood Boulevard.
- On the Golden State Warriors roster, he is the current longest-tenured player.
- Carolina Panthers is his favorite American football team.
- Eating candy is his worst habit.
- To honor his dad, he wears No. 30 jersey.
- He does smoke and consumes alcohol.
- His hobbies are playing golf, bowling, watching TV shows, listening to music and traveling.
- His ethnicity is African-American.
- Stephen is the only player in NBA history to win the NBA MVP award unanimously.