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INFOGRAPHIC: NBA MVP record-breakers

Jun 27, 2018 - 5:07 PM

From Wilt Chamberlain to Russell Westbrook, check out this rundown of legendary NBA players who broke records during their MVP seasons

The week in photos: June 9-15, 2018

Jun 16, 2018 - 3:30 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

A football fan sports a hair tattoo showing the portrait of Argentinian football player Lionel Messi at a hair salon in Novi Sad, Serbia, on June 10, 2018.A Serbian hairdresser proposes to his clients to draw with scissors on the back of their heads portraits of football superstars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo for the forthcoming World Cup in Russia. Mario Hvala gives his creativity free rain ever since, 18 years ago, he made with scissors a tarantula on a client's head after suggesting him: "Let's do something different." For the World Cup, which opens on June 14, 2018, he proposes to football afficionados to do the same thing with Messi and Ronaldo. / AFP PHOTO / VLADIMIR ZIVOJINOVIC

Steph Curry makes it sound so easy: ‘There's always time to turn it around’

May 29, 2018 - 2:59 PM

The two-time Most Valuable Player says the Warriors played an 'unbelievable' second half

FINALS BOUND. Golden State star Steph Curry helps tow the Warriors back to the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Game 4 a 'trench warfare,' Kerr says as Rockets spoil Warriors' home record

May 23, 2018 - 12:50 PM

The upset loss snaps Golden State's record playoff home win streak at 16 games

SPOILER. The Houston Rockets overcome Steph Curry's scoring outburst in the 3rd quarter. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

'No panic' after Warriors' big loss to Rockets, says Curry

May 18, 2018 - 10:06 AM

Golden State coach Steve Kerr says Steph Curry and the defending champions will certainly find their groove again

NO WORRIES. Steph Curry thinks the Warriors remain in 'pretty good shape' even after the Rockets’ 22-point thrashing. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors need to be a ‘little greedy,’ says Steph Curry

May 16, 2018 - 1:08 PM

Golden State targets another big road win after seizing home-court edge from the Rockets in Game 1

HOUSTON, TX - MAY 14: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors handles the ball against Gerald Green #14 of the Houston Rockets in the second half in Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2018 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center on May 14, 2018 in Houston, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Curry return 'probable' as Warriors shoot for 2-0 lead vs Pelicans

May 01, 2018 - 8:27 AM

‘I’d be very surprised if he didn't play,’ Warriors coach Steve Kerr says of the two-time NBA Most Valuable Player

RHYTHM. Steph Curry looks to find his rhythm when the Warriors take on the Pelicans in Game 2. Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images/AFP

Curry could return for Warriors on Saturday

Apr 27, 2018 - 9:22 AM

'Steph practiced at 100 percent, he did everything, he looked good,' says Warriors coach Steve Kerr

SIDELINED. Warriors star Steph Curry hasn't suited up since spraining his right knee on March 23. Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors' Steph Curry comes back only to go down again

Mar 24, 2018 - 2:59 PM

Steph Curry returns from a 6-game absence caused by an ankle injury but suffers a left knee strain in Golden State's win over the Atlanta Hawks

HURT. Stephen Curry gets injured again in his return from an ankle injury that sideline him for 6 games. File photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

How Steph Curry resurrected the All-Star Game by playing dead

Feb 19, 2018 - 6:44 PM

In a perfect twist of irony, Steph Curry’s avoiding a poster dunk became the poster image of everything that has gone wrong with the All-Star Game

CHANGING LANDSCAPES. Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry continues to change the NBA. Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

How do these ‘smooth’ athletes step up their game?

Feb 12, 2018 - 10:54 AM

Stephen Curry, Simone Biles, Lionel Messi – these Hall of Famers make winning look so effortless.

Curry scores 49 as Warriors hold off pesky Celtics

Jan 28, 2018 - 1:21 PM

Curry seizes command in the second half to outplay Irving

49. Steph Curry's heroics in the second half allows him to drop 49 points over the Boston Celtics. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors equal team record with 14th road win in a row

Jan 18, 2018 - 3:03 PM

The Splash Brothers let it rain from deep, combining for 13 3-pointers between them

ROAD WARRIORS. Golden State can set a new club record against the Houston Rockets in their next game. Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images/AFP

Golden State Warriors want to 'send a message' against slumping Cavs

Jan 15, 2018 - 9:13 AM

The Warriors have won 7 of 8 games in January while the Cavs have lost 7 of their last 9

SUMMIT SHOWDOWN. The Warriors and Cavs have met in the past 3 NBA Finals, but the rivalry has gotten increasingly lopsided as of recent. Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images/AFP

No Curry, no worry as Warriors win on the road against Bucks

Jan 13, 2018 - 2:40 PM

With Steph Curry out, the Warriors focused on defense to clamp down on the Bucks

ROAD WARRIORS. Kevin Durant scores 26 as the Warriors win their 11th straight road game. File photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Steph Curry sinks game-winning 3 to push Warriors over Mavs

Jan 04, 2018 - 2:02 PM

Curry scores 32 points, including the game-winning 3-pointer with 3.4 seconds remaining

FOR THE WIN. Stephen Curry hits the game-winner in just his second game back from injury. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Steph Curry sinks 10 3-pointers in first game back from injury

Dec 31, 2017 - 1:39 PM

Curry makes up for missed time as the Golden State Warriors defeat the Memphis Grizzlies

BACK WITH A VENGEANCE. Stephen Curry scores 38 points in less than 26 minutes on the court, shooting 13-of-17 from the field. File photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

NFL, NBA go political in year of protests

Dec 23, 2017 - 3:12 PM

2017 is a year that saw sports figures make a stand - and kneel - against Trump and a culture of inequality

PROTEST. Maurice Smith #27 and Julius Thomas #89 kneel with Jarvis Landry #14 of the Miami Dolphins during the National Anthem prior to an NFL game against the New York Jets. Steven Ryan/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors streak into Christmas showdown despite Curry injury

Dec 22, 2017 - 7:20 AM

Even with Curry out with an ankle injury, the Warriors have won 10 straight and are half a game behind Houston for the best record in the league

HOT STREAK. The Warriors' deep bench has come up big with star point guard Stephen Curry out with a nagging ankle injury. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Indiana Pacers stop cold streaking Cleveland Cavaliers

Dec 09, 2017 - 3:17 PM

The Pacers beat the Cavs, denying the NBA defending champions of their 14th straight win

CLUTCH BASKETS. Victor Oladipo #4 of the Indiana Pacers dribbles the ball against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on December 8, 2017 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors outlast Lakers in overtime, Rockets and Spurs win

Nov 30, 2017 - 5:31 PM

Stephen Curry's heroics in the extra period saves the day for the defending NBA champs Golden State Warriors

JUMPER. Jordan Clarkson #6 of the Los Angeles Lakers shoots a jumper over Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors during a 127-123 Warriors win in overtime at Staples Center on November 29, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Steph Curry scores 39 to power Durant-less Warriors; Lonzo Ball makes 2nd triple double

Nov 20, 2017 - 4:14 PM

Lonzo Ball joins Magic Johnson as the only Lakers players with multiple triple-doubles in their rookie season

POWER UP. Steph Curry drops 39 first before getting fouled out in the game against the Brooklyn Nets. Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images/AFP

Steph Curry leads Warriors fightback after Sixers blitz

Nov 19, 2017 - 2:20 PM

Curry rattles in 20 points in the 3rd quarter alone, erasing a 22-point Sixers

ROARING BACK. Steph Curry leads the Warriors out of the lackluster first half. Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images/AFP

Superteams emerge as greatest threat to Golden State dynasty

Oct 16, 2017 - 2:24 PM

The nuclear arms race to build teams that can beat the Warriors creates new challenges for teams that must manage the talent and egos of their players

SUPER FRIENDS. Paul George combined with Russell Westbrook and Carmelo Anthony to form a team in Oklahoma City which could challenge the Golden State Warriors out west. Photo by David Mcnew/AFP

Golden State Warriors look formidable as ever as NBA title defense begins

Oct 16, 2017 - 2:08 PM

The Warriors signed their core to new contracts and added free agents Nick Young and Omri Casspi to a formidable lineup

DYNASTY. Golden State seeks a fourth consecutive berth in the NBA Finals and 10th trip overall. Only the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers have reached more finals and only they and Michael Jordan's 1990s Chicago Bulls have captured more crowns. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

NBA anthem protests would be 'counter-productive', says Steph Curry

Oct 07, 2017 - 7:31 PM

Stephen Curry has been a target for U.S. President Donald Trump but doesn't support kneeling in protest during the national anthem

GOLDEN WARRIOR. "We all as individuals have an opportunity to be a vessel of light and love ... by how we treat each other and what we stand for," says Stephen Curry. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Aegis Juris founder, North Korea, LeBron James | Midday wRap

Sep 26, 2017 - 1:10 PM

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Cayetano, CHR, Curry | Midday wRap

Sep 25, 2017 - 12:31 PM

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Steph Curry responds to Trump’s tweet: 'That’s not what leaders do'

Sep 24, 2017 - 7:32 PM

Several NBA players, including LeBron James, came to the defense of Curry and their fellow athletes following Trump’s public outburst.

SURREAL. “I don’t know why he feels the need to target certain individuals, rather than others.”  File photo by Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images/AFP

LeBron slams 'bum' Trump after U.S. president attacks Curry

Sep 24, 2017 - 7:54 AM

'Going to White House was a great honor until you showed up,' LeBron James tweets.

SAME TEAM. LeBron James and Steph Curry may have played against each other in the NBA Finals, but they're on the same team when it comes to Donald Trump. File photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Q and A: Columnist on Curry’s quarterback potential, Warriors’ offseason

Sep 03, 2017 - 2:29 PM

Rappler talks to Marcus Thompson Warriors columnist and author about everything from Golden State’s offseason moves to his prediction for the next NBA playoffs

DIFFERENT SPLASH. Stephen Curry remains 11 strokes off the lead in his first pro golf outing. Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images/AFP

Curry impresses golf pros but doesn't make the cut

Aug 05, 2017 - 6:45 PM

Stephen Curry scores an eight over 148 in the Web com Tour s Ellie Mae Classic

GOOD EFFORT. Despite a respectable pro debut, Stephen Curry fails to make the cut at the Tour's Ellie Mae Classic. Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images/AFP

Steph Curry fires a respectable 74 in pro golf debut

Aug 04, 2017 - 5:47 PM

The two time NBA champion makes 3 birdies good enough to post a higher score than 8 other players

DIFFERENT SPLASH. Stephen Curry remains 11 strokes off the lead in his first pro golf outing. Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images/AFP

Steph Curry has modest goal in golf tour: 'Make the cut'

Aug 02, 2017 - 12:17 PM

The Golden State Warriors star says he ll have to play probably the best two rounds of golf of my life to make the cut

LINKED UP. Stephen Curry is taking his talents to the golf course this off-season. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Curry does 'LeBron Challenge' with Irving cheering him on

Jul 31, 2017 - 2:20 PM

Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry pokes fun at LeBron James workout video with Kyrie Irving egging him on

SHOTS FIRED. Steph Curry does his own version of LeBron James' workout video as Kyrie Irving eggs him on. Screengrab from Sports Illustrated's Twitter/@SINow

Lassiter gushes over being compared to idol Curry after game-winning 3

Jun 15, 2017 - 12:18 PM

For Marcio Lassiter there s no greater honor than being compared to Stephen Curry

DUBS FAN. Marcio Lassiter is a proud Warriors fan. And he's even prouder to be compared to idol Steph Curry after his huge game-winning 3-pointer in the semifinals. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Warriors, Cavaliers working on fourth finals in a row

Jun 14, 2017 - 7:14 PM

It was an unprecedented third consecutive meeting between the clubs in the finals and both appear ready to continue their domination of conference rivals on the way to an annual showdown for the crown

FOURTH STRAIGHT? Will the Warriors and Cavs face each other again in the NBA Finals for a fourth straight year? Kevin Durant and LeBron James are seen here hugging each other after Game 5. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors secure spot among legends by dumping Cavaliers

Jun 14, 2017 - 7:06 PM

We re going down as one of the best teams ever and that s a special thing you cannot take away from us says Warriors reserve Andre Iguodala

CHAMPIONS. The Golden State Warriors celebrate with the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy after defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 in Game 5 to win the 2017 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 12, 2017 in Oakland, California. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

5 things we learned from the NBA Finals

Jun 14, 2017 - 1:59 PM

For one beers make Kevin Durant blabby

CELEBRATION. Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors celebrate after defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 to win the 2017 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 12, 2017 in Oakland, California. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Calida, travel ban, NBA Finals | Midday wRap

Jun 13, 2017 - 1:17 PM

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WATCH: Riley Curry is enjoying the Warriors' championship win

Jun 13, 2017 - 12:58 PM

A return to the championship means the return of Riley Curry s celebrations

BLUE AND YELLOW. It just isn't a Warriors championship celebration until Riley Curry shows up. Screenshot from Twitter

Curry vows more aggressive play after NBA Finals struggles

Jun 12, 2017 - 12:11 PM

When I have the ball in my hands I ve just got to be a little bit more aggressive than I was in game 4 says Steph Curry

MORE AGGRESSIVE IN GAME 5. Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors walks off the court after being defeated b the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 4 of the 2017 NBA Finals. He vows to be more aggressive in Game 5. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Durant, Curry quickly join most devastating playoff duos

Jun 09, 2017 - 5:06 AM

Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry may only be together for their first playoff run but they appear ready to be considered among the most impressive duos

DYNAMIC DUO. Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry have been a 1-2 punch the Cavs have had no answer for. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Golden State Warriors are living up to 'super team' label

Jun 05, 2017 - 10:36 PM

The Warriors nearly won the NBA title last season The added firepower of Kevin Durant has proved too much for the Cavs to handle so far

GOLDEN RUN. There hasn't been much the Cavs can do to stop Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Curry dances with LeBron, makes the layup

Jun 05, 2017 - 11:03 AM

Both star players finish with triple doubles

2-0. Stephen Curry and the Warriors head to Cleveland with a 2-0 series lead. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors warn Cavs: The best is yet to come

Jun 02, 2017 - 3:13 PM

Golden State is now 13 0 in this season s playoffs and say they can play even better than they did in Game 1 of the NBA Finals

ONE-SIDED. "We could be a lot better than we were tonight," said Kevin Durant after the one-sided Game 1. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Warriors wary of LeBron as Cavs arrive for Finals

May 31, 2017 - 1:06 PM

The Cavaliers flew into San Francisco on Tuesday taking a team photo once they arrived that Cleveland forward Kevin Love posted on Instagram

LOOK OUT. The Golden State Warriors are understandably wary of LeBron James in the NBA Finals. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Under Armour disappointed in Curry 3 shoe sales

Apr 28, 2017 - 5:01 AM

Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank says the Golden State Warriors guard s shoe sales showing were a disappointment

DISAPPOINTING SALES. Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank says "a sluggish signature market and a warm consumer reception led to softer than expected results" for the Curry 3 shoe. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Short-handed Warriors put Blazers on brink of elimination with Game 3 win

Apr 23, 2017 - 2:38 PM

The Warriors were without Durant Livingston Barnes and coach Steve Kerr but still manage to take a commanding 3 0 lead

GOLDEN STREAK. Klay Thompson and Steph Curry combine for 58 points as the Warriors move to 3-0 in their opening round series. File photo by LARRY W. SMITH/EPA

Why Golden State is statistically the team to beat

Apr 16, 2017 - 12:04 PM

The Warriors won 14 straight without Kevin Durant Now with their roster back at full strength they ll try to show strength in numbers to redeem themselves from last season s collapse

STARTING LINE. Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson are just two of the scoring threats the Warriors have in their lineup as they seek another shot at an NBA title. File photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP