NBA Twitter goes crazy after ESPY declare Golden State superstar Stephen Curry as the 2021 Best NBA Player.
Even though the Golden State Warriors didn’t have quite the season they hoped for, their leader – Stephen Curry had the best campaign of his 12-year career. Chef Curry appeared in his 7th All-Star game cliched his second scoring title this season. After putting up a league-best 32 points, to go along with 5.8 assists and 5.5 rebounds per game, Steph was one of the three MVP finalists and was even selected in the All-NBA first team.
Over the course of his illustrious career, The Baby Faced Assassin has racked up quite the resume. He has 7 All-Star appearances, 7 All-NBA selections, 3 championships, 2 MVPs and now won his second-ever ESPY’s Best NBA Player.
— ESPYS (@ESPYS) July 10, 2021
Even though Nikola Jokic was rightfully given the 2020-2021 MVP honours, it was the 6-foot-3 Warriors leader who won the Best NBA Player award over the likes of Luka Doncic, Chris Paul and Nikola Jokic.
NBA fans react to Stephen Curry winning ESPY’s Best NBA Player
Due to his participation in a celebrity golf tournament in Lake Tahoe, Stephen Curry wasn’t able to attend the ESPY Awards in New York. However, there was a prerecorded video of Curry thanking everyone for voting him for this prestigious honour he just won.
— NBA on ESPN (@ESPNNBA) July 11, 2021
As soon as Curry was announced as the 2021 ESPY NBA Best Player, fans went crazy on Twitter.
No one deserves this better than Steph. Always inspiring on and off the court. Outstanding season. Our MVP🎉
— SC_y (@ceriselukita) July 11, 2021
Best NBA player and couldn’t even lead his team to playoffs 🤔😕
— Alexander Pierre (@AlexanderP_1988) July 11, 2021
Espys got it right when mvp voters couldn’t 🙃
— Robert Chavez Jr (@robROB_615) July 11, 2021
Sadly Jokic got robbed 😔 pic.twitter.com/kItEJfuNWK
— Maddie 🙂 (@madisonps03) July 11, 2021
Well-deserved! An accollade for a stellar performance. Thank you for doing what you do to inspire people from all walks of life, from the erudites to factionless folks like me. 🥰
— Schanelle Miller (@MillerSchanelle) July 11, 2021
Love him or hate him, no one can deny the insane talent this man possesses. Reaching crazy feats and breaking quite a few records, Stephen Curry has surely been the most entertaining player this 2020-2021 season.