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Stephen Curry Biography

 Stephen Curry
  • Age: 29 years old
  • Birth Nation: United States of America
  • Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
  • Birth Sign: Aries
  • Name: Stephen Curry
  • Birth Name: Wardell Stephen Curry
  • Nick Name: Steph
  • Father: Dell Curry
  • Mother: Sonya Curry
  • Nationality: American
  • Birth Place/City: Akron, Ohio
  • Ethnicity: Black Ethnicity
  • Profession: Basketball Player
  • Working For: NBA League
  • Net Worth: 11.37 million US dollars
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Weight in KG: 84 kgs
  • Married: Yes
  • Married to: Ayesha Curry (m. 2011)
  • Children: N/A
  • Education: Davidson College (2006–2009), Charlotte Christian School
  • Online Presence: Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
  • Siblings: Seth Curry, Sydel Curry, Will Curry
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Wardell Stephen ‘Steph’ Curry II was born on 14th March 1988 in Akron, Ohio, United States of mother Sonya Curry, a state champion at volleyball and basketball and father Dell curry, a professional basketball player.

Stephen studied his middle school at Queensway Christian College in Etobicoke, Ontario and then joined Charlotte Christian High School in Charlotte North Carolina. He then attended the Davidson University in 2006 where he played basketball. Curry led Davidson to win against third seeded Wisconsin on 28th March 2008. He scored 33 points and Davidson won 73-56 to advance to the Elite 8 for the first time since 1969. He led Davidson to win various games. He was selected by the Golden State Warriors for the  2009 NBA draft . He was selected in the first round and became the 7th pick. Curry went on to sign a fopur year long, 12.7 million contract in July 2009. Curry went on to get his first career triple double on 10th February 2010 when he recorded 36 points, 13 assists and 10 rebounds. In the 2010-2011 season , he averaged 18.6 points, 3.9 rebounds, 5.8 assists, 1.5 steals. Yet again Curry did well averaging 14.7 points, 3.4 rebounds, 5.3 assists and 1.5 steals in the 2011-2012 season with Warriors. Curry agreed a four year, $44 million rookie scale contract with the Golden State Warriors on October 31 2012 as an extension. With the Warriors Stephen went on and averaged 22.9 points, along with 4.0 rebounds and 6.9 assists as well as 1.6 steals per game on the season. Curry finished 2013-2014 seasons with an average of 24.0 points, 8.5 assists. In the 2014-2015 seasons he made his 1000th career three point field goal. Curry made his first three-point contest during the 2015 NBA All-Star Weekend on 14th February 2015.

Stephen married his girlfriend Ayesha Alexander on 30th July 2011 in charlotte, North Carolina. They gave birth to a daughter named Riley on July 19th 2012. There have not been reported rumors about the couple getting divorced or having any kind of extra marital affair till date. They are living happily with their daughter.

Curry is currently 24 years old and has a masculine figure. He stands tall at the height of 6 feet 3 inches and weighs 84 kgs. Curry’s estimated salary is 11.37 million US dollars. Throughout his career, Curry gathered numerous achievements. He became 2*NBA All-Star in 2014,2015, All NBA Second Team in 2014, NBA Skills Challenge Champion in 2011, April 2013, April 2014 and November 2014 NBA Western Conference Player of the Month. Not only that, Curry is a two time gold medalist in 2010 and 2014 as a member of the United States men’s national basketball team and a silver medalist with the Under-19 USA team in 2007. He made the NBA regular season record for most Three pointers . He has been the Warrior franchise leader in three point field goals, has the Warriors franchise record for most three pointers made in a game. 

  • Last modified : 13 May, 2015
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