NBA Star Stephen Curry Getting Attention For His Off-Court Abilities As A Dad

Stephen Curry is one of the top stars in the National Basketball Association, and his Golden State Warriors just knocked off the Lebron James-led Cleveland Cavaliers in convincing fashion to secure the NBA championship. The young star rightfully receives a ton of praise for his mesmerizing skills on the court, but fans are beginning to pay attention to the skills he displays off the court as well. Turns out Curry is not just an all-star basketball player, but he’s an all-star father as well.

As the Independent Journal Review shares, social media lit up in the wake of the Warriors thrilling victory, but things started to trend in a different direction as the celebration unfolded. Curry was quick to rush over and enjoy the good times with his daughters, four-year-old Riley and one-year-old Ryan, and the adorable little ones stole the spotlight - at least a little bit.

“What a time for the Curry household. #NBAFinals,” read a post from NBA on TNT, which included a photo of Curry and his adorable little girls.

That photo quickly gained a ton of traction, and other photos and posts of admiration for the trio would soon follow.

“Baby Riley and Bebe @StephenCurry30 will always be my fav father and daughter MVP stars! @rica261225,” shared one user.

“.@StephenCurry30 @ayeshacurry Winning 15:1, Great! Getting a second #NBA title in 3 years, WOW! Having these two; Priceless!!! #NBAFinals,” shared another.

“Steph Curry celebrated his Golden State Warriors' NBA Championship win with his adorable daughters Riley & Ryan,” added another.

There’s no doubt that it was a memorable night for the Curry family, and that was captured in a memorable photo of the whole clan - mom included, this time.

“The new family photo! #ThisIsWhyWePlay,” shared the NBA.

It was a memorable run through the playoffs for the Warriors, who would amazingly lose only a single playoff game while marching towards their second title in the past three years. Amazingly, they have matched up with the Cavaliers in the Finals in each of the last three years. The Warriors would take down the first meeting between the clubs 4 games to 2, while the Cavaliers would bounce back to snag the crown the following year in a thrilling seven-game series. The Warriors cruised through the rubber match, and they are well-positioned to add to their hardware collection in future years.

As for Curry and his children, it’s quite clear that his family comes above all else, and that it’s unbelievably refreshing to see. The same can be said for a number of athletes as well, but unfortunately, that doesn’t always make it into the spotlight. The media is more than happy to trip over themselves to report on athletes behaving badly, but the good guys and gals tend not to get too much credit for doing things the right way.

Here’s to hoping that can change as we move forward, but it looks like Curry has all of the recognition he’ll ever need from his loving family.

Source: Independent Journal Review
Photo: Ben Golliver/Twitter, NBA/Twitter

The new Curry family photo.

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