How Stephen Curry ushered NBA’s greatest shooting era and changed the perception of championship teams

When the NBA season came to an abrupt halt March 11, it pushed the pause button on Giannis Antetokounmpo’s quest for a second MVP, LeBron James’ pursuit of a purple-and-gold hued ring, Kawhi Leonard’s attempt to stamp himself a roving one-man championship assassin, and all the other individual and team Read more

Richard Hamilton: Stephen Curry, Russell Westbrook, Kyrie Irving want ‘no smoke’ with prime Derrick Rose

To normal people, all NBA players are — or should be — held in the highest of athletic regards. But among the players themselves, it doesn’t work like that. When you’re one of the gifted, you’re not easily impressed, let alone awestruck by your garden variety 40-inch vertical leaper or Read more

Stephen F. Austin among four Division I programs hit with NCAA Tournament bans for poor APR scores

Stephen F. Austin, which pulled off a memorable upset of Duke in November, was one of four Division I men’s basketball programs hit with a postseason ban by the NCAA for low Academic Progress Rate scores. Alabama A&M, Alabama State and Delaware State also face postseason ban, the NCAA announced Read more

LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Giannis among stars on private call, express desire to resume season, per report

Earlier this week, we passed the two-month mark since the NBA suspended the 2019-20 season due to the coronavirus pandemic. In that time, there’s been near-constant discussion about how to get back to playing basketball, and all sorts of plans have been developed.  Much of the conversation has focused on Read more

If Trae Young wants to rival Stephen Curry’s shooting, he has to start approaching it the same way

When Trae Young was coming out of college, the most low-hanging NBA comp to make was Golden State Warriors MVP Stephen Curry. To be sure the similarities were, and are, striking. Slight build. Globetrotter ball skills. Limited defense and athleticism counteracted by unlimited shooting range. Curry, as the theory goes, Read more

Warriors star Stephen Curry learning how to type while quarantined during coronavirus outbreak

The NBA suspended its season March 11 to prevent the spread of COVID-19, leaving players with free time to add hobbies and learn new things. Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry is using that time to match the technological literacy of his seven-year-old daughter, Riley.    Stephen’s wife Ayesha posted Read more

Warriors tried to trade Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson to Hornets for Chris Paul in 2011, report says

There’s an old saying in sports that the best trades are often the ones you don’t make. The Golden State Warriors know all about this. It has been well-chronicled that the organization was internally split on whether to trade Klay Thompson to the Timberwolves in exchange for Kevin Love 2015.  Read more