Latest Stephen Curry News

Black schools hope NBA star's gift sparks a golf resurgence

Aug. 28, 2019 12:34 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ernie Andrews looks out to the grounds of Washington's historic Langston Golf Course and shrugs at the fact that fewer young black golfers are coming out to play these days. As a black man and longtime pro at a place that was once one of the few courses in the U.S. where African Americans...

Walker, Turner lead US over Australia 102-86

Aug. 22, 2019 9:36 AM EDT

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — With his team playing on a raised basketball court in a stadium normally used for soccer and cricket, U.S. coach Gregg Popovich said he felt like he was on a movie set. "I kept looking behind me because I knew I was going to fall off the stage," he said. But once the game...

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

Aug. 19, 2019 6:24 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — What started as an innocuous conversation during a public event has evolved into a golf partnership between NBA star Stephen Curry and Howard University. The two-time NBA MVP announced Monday that he is helping Howard re-establish a golf program. Curry is providing a donation that will...

Stephen Curry embraces Warriors' change, praises Durant

Aug. 14, 2019 12:48 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Someday, years or even decades from now, at one of those celebratory reunions teams like to do, Stephen Curry knows he and Kevin Durant will reminisce with fondness about their three insanely successful years together on the Golden State Warriors. They will reflect on the greatness,...

Stephen Curry's security man Ralph Walker rejoining Warriors

Aug. 7, 2019 1:50 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry's longtime security man, Ralph Walker, is rejoining the Golden State Warriors following a year away to focus more time on family. Walker confirmed by text message late Tuesday he would be back with the organization. The Warriors will certainly face some unpredictable...

Kerr speaks on Warriors' offseason, hope for future

Aug. 6, 2019 2:29 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Golden State coach Steve Kerr knows that a new era of Warriors basketball is about to begin. He just doesn't know what that means yet. It has been a rough summer for Kerr, whose roster is wildly different following the offseason departures of Kevin Durant, Andre Iguodala, DeMarcus Cousins...

AP source: Warriors, Green agree on 4-year, $100M extension

Aug. 3, 2019 3:01 PM EDT

Draymond Green entered this offseason vowing that the Golden State Warriors would remain a contender for NBA titles. His opinion hasn't changed. Green and the Warriors have agreed on the terms of a four-year extension worth nearly $100 million, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on...

'Basketball or Nothing' covers hoop dreams on Navajo Nation

Aug. 1, 2019 4:00 PM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — High school basketball fans in Arizona and New Mexico likely know all about "rez ball" — a run-and-gun, pass-cut-and-shoot style of play popular in Native American communities. The style excites fans and allows teams without big centers to wear down opponents by running them...

USA Basketball updates national team roster for World Cup

Jul. 25, 2019 1:57 PM EDT

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — USA Basketball's depth is already getting tested, weeks before the FIBA World Cup even starts. The Americans released their updated national team roster Thursday, adding six players and deleting eight who removed themselves from consideration over the past several weeks. It...