Wardell Stephen Curry II born on March 14, 1988 in Akron, Ohio, United States is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is one of the greatest shooter in NBA history. Stephen Curry won the NBA Most Valuable Player Award in 2014-15 and led his team Warriors to their first championship. The following season, he became the first player in NBA history to be elected MVP by a unanimous vote. That same year, the Golden State Warriors broke the record for the most wins in an NBA season, with 73.
Curry played his college basketball for Davidson. Where, he shown his shooting skills and twice named Southern Conference Player of the Year. Furthermore, he set the all-time scoring record for both Davidson and the Southern Conference. After that, during the 2012/13 season, Curry also set the NBA record for three-pointers made in a regular season with 272. He never stopped and surpassed his own record in 2015 with 286, and again in 2016 with 402.
Worriers, Curry and Klay Thompson set NBA record for combined three-pointers and were nicknamed the “Splash Brothers”. They have made record of 678 in 2015-16 season.
Stephen Curry Personal Life
Full Name: Wardell Stephen Curry II
Nick Name: Baby Faced Assassin
Date of Birth: March 14, 1988
Age: 28 ( As in 2016)
Sun Sign: Pisces
Born Place: Akron, Ohio, United States
Occupation: Professional basketball player
Education: Charlotte Christian (Charlotte, North Carolina), Davidson
Stephen Curry Family Background
Stephen Curry belongs to the family which have provide couple of NBA players. He is the son of former NBA player Dell Curry and older brother of current NBA player Seth Curry. He has two daughters namely Riley Curry and Ryan Curry.
Father : Dell Curry
Mother : Sonya Curry
Brother: Seth Curry
Sister: Sydel Curry
Spouse: Ayesha Curry
Daughters: Riley Curry, Ryan Curry
Stephen Curry Height Weight and Measurements
At the age of 28, Stephen Curry measures 6 feet 3 inches tall. He is slim and a great athlete, maintaining his weight of 86 kg.
Stephen Curry Height: 6 ft 3 in or 191 cm
Weight: 190 lbs or 86 kg
Shoe Size: 13.5 (US) or 12.5 (UK) or 47.5 (EU)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Light Brown
Stephen Curry Positions
Current: Point Guard
NBA: Point Guard
Possible: Point Guard
Stephen Curry Dating History
Stephen Curry is married to the American actress Ayesha Alexander. They started dating in 2003 and got engaged in December 2010 after 7 years of being in a relationship and they got married on July 30, 2011.
Stephen Curry Favorite Things
- TV Character – Martin
- Chick Flick – Walk to Remember
- People to follow on Twitter – Bill Simmons
- Sociology Class – Gender and Society
- Movie – The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
- TV Show – Family Guy (1999-)
- City to Visit – Toronto
- Food – Salmon
- Favorite Player Growing up – Muggsy Bogues
Stephen Curry Salary: $11.37 million
Stephen Curry Facts
- Curry shares the same birthday (month and day) with Billy Crystal and Albert Einstein.
- Golden State Warriors selected Curry as a seventh pick during the 2009 NBA Draft.
- In 2014, Stephen Curry and his Golden State Warrior-teammate Klay Thompson scored tremendous 484 three-pointers. which set the NBA record for most three-pointers scored by two teammates in one season at that time. Hence, they were given the nickname “Splash Brothers”.
- He was raised in Charlotte, North Carolina.
- He wore the same number 30 as his dad used to.
- He met Kevin Durant ,at the age of 10, during a basketball tournament.