Two-time Kia MVP Stephen Curry paid homage to a Three-year-old throughout State Farm All-Star Saturday Night time in Charlotte.
Uniquely sufficient, that Three-year-old was himself.
Again in his hometown for All-Star weekend, Curry sat courtside after taking part within the MTN DEW Three-point contest with a jacket that was comparable in model — and clearly bigger in dimension — to the one he donned on All-Star Saturday Night time as a child.
The unique was taken in 1992 when Stephen sat courtside along with his father Dell Curry, a former sharpshooter for the Charlotte Hornets who had additionally simply participated within the Three-point contest. The occasion was held in Orlando that yr.
Dell was again in entrance of the Charlotte crowd to kick off the 2019 Three-point contest with a few of his outdated teammates. He and the previous All-Stars didn’t precisely mild it up, however they raised $35,000 for charity.
As soon as the official competitors started, Dell watched as his sons Steph and Seth battled for the trophy. Seth scored 16 within the first spherical, whereas Steph dropped 23 within the closing spherical however fell simply quick to contest winner Joe Harris.
Whereas a victory would have been particular for the Curry household, the oldest son and six-time All-Star was nonetheless capable of convey issues full circle.