What's Steph Curry's net worth? Dubs star nails 'Steph-like' performance with 60+ point game against Portland
Here's a quick look at his net worth along with some reactions to the massive 60+ point game
The Golden State Warriors haven't been off to the greatest of starts in the NBA 2020-21 season. But trust Steph Curry to turn things around as he slammed a whopping career-best 62 points in their game against the Portland Trail Blazers. The Warriors pipped Damian Lillard and his Trail Blazers 137-122. It was just a typical Curry as he lived up to the "go big" tag the way he always does when he has a good game. The flurry of 30 point games now saw him notch up a record 62 point-game making it a Steph-like performance.
With this Curry has announced himself that after an injury-riddled season, he is well and truly back. With this, the Warriors can breathe easy after three losses in the league so far. All eyes now shift to what makes Curry a decorated athlete. These sort of plays makes it a no-brainer that he mints the kind of money he's made over the years. Here's a quick look at his net worth along with some reactions to the massive 60+ point game.
What is Steph Curry's net worth?
Steph Curry has been the Warriors' reliable star for quite some time now and prior to the game the side just finished, he's racked an average of 26.4 points in five games with 4.6 rebounds and 6.6 assists. And this justifies the moolah Curry has raked in over the years. According to Celebrity Net Worth, he is estimated to be worth $130 million. Curry was ninth in the Forbes 2019 list of highest-paid athletes in the world earning a whopping $79.8 million from basketball, only behind LeBron James at eighth place with $89M.
Curry has been a star in the NBA for more than a decade now. Regarded as one of the best shooters in the game, he's notched up three NBA titles, two MVPs, six All-Star Game selections, and three All-NBA First-Team nod. In a recent CBS Sports report, Curry is placed 16th in the highest-paid celebrity list with $74.4 million, just below Dwayne Johnson ($87.5 million). A rung below Curry is Brooklyn Nets star, Kevin Durant with $63.9M.
Reactions to Curry's insane game
GSW fans had every reason to celebrate as Curry dunked basket-after basket, shot three-after three's. "Steph really bouta have a new career-high cuz y’all was talkin shit. I love this movie lol," read one of the tweets. "There are moments when you gotta stop everything and watch the game - steph curry on song is one of those times - on course for a career high night!" seconded another tweet.
Steph really bouta have a new career high cuz y’all was talkin shit. I love this movie lol— RIP JUICEWRLD (@putdatonmommas) January 4, 2021
There are moments when you gotta stop everything and watch the game - steph curry on song is one of those times - on course for a career high night!— auto (@auto_meterdown) January 4, 2021
Fans hoped the Warriors would take this game home especially after Curry's wild night out. At the time of writing, the Trail Blazers were closing in. Irrespective of the result, Curry has all but made sure that he's quashed talks of him being washed out. "Must cap this with a Win! Just a little more time left to play! God mode Steph playing #DubNation," read a comment. "Steph spent the entire off season in Toronto. Ya we taking credit for that 62!" read a fun tweet. "Steph done dropped 62 points on the night..unreal.. Just unreal.. In that fashion at that.. Damian L. spoke way too soon.. What a game.. Man this is incredible..wow," a fan wrote. "Been critical for steph but I'm honestly happy for him," remarked a fan.
Steph spent the entire off season in Toronto. Ya we taking credit for that 62! pic.twitter.com/pnG3GXymxS— Sham (@shamwow712) January 4, 2021
Been critical for steph but I'm honestly happy for him.— Abdi (@OnlyFacts1234) January 4, 2021
In the end, Curry's new career-best with 62 points saw the side walk away with a win much to fans' delight. Warriors will play the Sacramento Kings next.