MVP Stephen Curry’s fairy tale story reaches a height Once upon a time, there was an undersized, overlooked basketball player named Stephen Curry. The story reached a high point Monday in a packed ballroom in Oakland, where Curry — in front of about 500 friends, teammates and family — received the NBA’s Most Valuable Player award. An award almost always reserved for players whose stardom could be spotted coming a decade in advance. “It is something like Cinderella,” said his maternal…
Every magnificent performance and shattered record is a reminder of Stephen Curry’s amazing rise to greatness. Sure, the Golden State Warriors’ megastar.
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Steph Curry knows his mom was an athlete. “She was ferocious,” Steph says. “People say I get my feistiness, my aggressiveness from her.” Golden State Warriors top draft pick Stephen Curry (center) poses with his parents Dell Curry, who played 16 seasons in the NBA, and his mother Sonya, who played volleyball at Virginia Tech.