NBA MVP: Golden State Warriors
Career Highlights: Considered one of the NBA’s greatest shooters ever, Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry is a two-time league MVP, five-time NBA three-points field goal leader and three-time NBA free-throw percentage leader. Curry led his team to the past three NBA Finals, winning championships in 2015 and most recently in 2017. The son of former NBA player Dell Curry, Curry is a four-time All-Star and two-time All-NBA First Team member. A nine-year veteran, he boasts impressive career averages of 22.8 points per game, 6.8 assists, 4.4 rebounds, a 90.1 free throw percentage and 47.6 shooting percentage from the field.
Curry holds numerous NBA shooting records including three pointers made in a single season (402) and most three-pointers in a game (13). Curry and teammate Klay Thompson became the best shooting guard duo in NBA history in 2012-13 with 483 three-pointers, and have since broken it four times with the new record of 678 set in 2015-16. Curry was the recipient of the 2011 Joe Dumars Trophy (NBA Sportsmanship honor). A consensus First-Team All-America, Curry played college basketball at Davidson where he led the nation in scoring his junior year.