How Stephen Curry Rocketed To Another Level
Huffington Post - over 2 years
In transition, a step-back three. In the corner, fading away, to tie the game, a three. Crossover, crossover, behind the back, another three. Unless you were entirely off the grid, in some place that had no access to ESPN, Twitter or GIFs for the past 12 months, it was virtually impossible to miss Golden State Warrior point guard Stephen Curry’s nightly barrage of show-stopping jump shots from downtown. Curry connected from deep at an unbelievable 44.3 percent clip in 2014-2015, a stat that comprised just part of his MVP-earning 48.7 percent overall field goal clip. His Warriors team skipped through the regular season, whipped through the Western Conference’s stacked half of the playoffs bracket and -- after a slight scare in the shape of 6-foot-4-inch Cleveland Cavalier Matthew Dellavedova -- grabbed hold of that elusive Larry O’Brien Trophy, winning the NBA title. Curry was great. Inspiring, even. Now, if it’s possible, he has somehow raised his play to an entirely new le...
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