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Sneakers glimmer throughout the NBA

Jaylen Brown of the Boston Celtics attempts a dunk in the

Wesley Harris

November 7, 2018

What’s worn on a player’s feet is the premier form of self expression in the game of basketball. The NBA removed all color restrictions on footwear in this year’s off-season, giving players the opportunity to match energetic sneakers with the vibrancy of Nike apparel. Ever since Ni...

With Curry back, Golden State Warriors ready to attack in 2018 playoffs

Stephen Curry hits his first shot Tuesday in Game 2 and scores 28 points in 27 minutes off the bench. Photo Courtesy of Ezra Shaw, Getty Images.

Courtney Chapman

May 3, 2018

After a sprained left knee left Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry out for nearly six weeks, Curry returned to action Tuesday. His return was just in time for game two of the second round of the NBA playoffs against the New Orleans Pelicans. Already leading 1-0 in the series against...

Stop hating on greatness

Sports reporter Patrick Pace Photo credit: Cam Lesslie

Patrick Pace

March 4, 2016

I hate Stephen Curry. I hate how he can make a shot from basically anywhere on the floor. I hate how perfect his jump shot looks. I hate how well he runs his team. Being a Los Angeles native, I especially hate how he and the Golden State Warriors rarely lose a game.Though I dislike him and his team, I can...

MVP battle: Curry’s got a shot

MVP battle: Curry's got a shot

Stephanie Schmieding

April 25, 2015

The regular NBA season may be over, but the race for MVP is still going strong. While the league is not shy of talent, there is one player that rises, or rather splashes, above the rest. Stephen Curry. Standing at 6 foot 3 inches and 190 pounds, the point guard for the Golden State Warriors encompasses everything that...

Curry, LaVine top highlights of NBA All-Star break

Assistant sports editor Kevin Lucena Photo credit: Trevor Ryan

Kevin Lucena

March 3, 2015

Stephen Curry’s magical season continued during the NBA All-Star weekend in New York. Curry put on a record-setting performance en route to winning the NBA three-point shooting contest. He went up against a field that included top scorers and record-breakers in shootout that turned out to be ...

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