Bay Area, CA | The Warriors are off to a quick start in the news this week. Here is your quick guide to stories that made, or flew under, the headlines this week in DubNation. SPOILER ALERT: This is Steph Curry’s world, and we’re just living in it.
SC30 Asia Tour (NBA.com): During his Asia Tour, the Curry brothers (Steph and Seth) are made their way through Beijing, Chengdu, Guangzhou, and Seoul (traveling with Under Armour). Curry’s tour made some headlines, including giving a lucky fan a pair of his own shoes – humorously ripping off a pair of LeBron James shoes from the lucky fan’s feet. It also included an alley-oop from Ayesha Curry; famous wife, author, and chef.
Steph on “The View” (SFGate): US Navy veteran Timothy Birkhead was given a custom-built home, which was unveiled on the television show “The View.” During Mr. Birkhead’s initial tour of the home, Curry appears to everyone’s surprise. Birkhead’s family are fans. He was even given a dog, which he says he is going to name “LeBron.” Not sure how I feel about that.
Steph Trolls LeBron (NBCS Bay Area): At the wedding for former Warriors teammate Harrison Barnes, an unlikely pair were filmed enjoying the apparent poking of fun at superstar/nemesis F LeBron James. That unlikely pair was none other than Stephen Curry and Kyrie Irving. I know there’s a there there, but I’m sure it was all in good fun. By the way, Steph crashed a random party afterwards. Totally normal.
Dwyane Wade on Steph (NBCS Bay Area): When Dwyane Wade was asked by Blue Man Hoop how anyone was supposed to slow down Steph Curry, Wade responded with the following tweet – proving what we already knew – that Ayesha Curry is the real MVP: