Birthplace: Akron, Ohio
Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.
High School: Charlotte Christian School (Charlotte, N.C.)
College: Davidson College
- 2014 FIBA World Cup, gold
- 2010 FIBA World Championship, gold
- 2007 Global Games, gold
- 2007 FIBA U19 World Championship, silver
- Named the NBA Most Valuable Player in 2015.
- Named All-NBA first team in 2015.
- Set in 2014-15 a single-season record for 3-pointers made (286), breaking his own NBA record of 272 set in 2012-13.
- Ranks 3rd all-time in 3-point percentage (.4405), 50th in made 3-point field goals (1191), 80th in attempted 3-point field goals, 229th in assists (2866) and 3rd in free throw percentage (.9000).
- Named All-NBA second team in 2014.
- Member of the 2014 USA World Cup Team that finished 9-0 and won the gold medal.
- In 2014 World Cup play, started in all 9 games and recorded 10.7 ppg., 2.8 rpg., 2.9 apg, 1.2 spg., and shot 43.8 percent (21-48) from 3-point and a was a perfect 17-of-17 from the foul line, while averaging 20.6 minutes a game.
- In 2014 World Cup action, recorded a team high 20 points (7-10 FGs, 6-9 3pt FGs), 3 rebounds and 4 assists in win over Mexico, scored 13 points (4-8 FGs, 3-6 3pt FGs) in semifinals win versus Lithuania.
Red, White & Trending: Dec. 2-8
Jamie MacDonald Dec. 09, 2016
Simone Biles, fan girl circa 2013, pretty much loses her mind after receiving a text from Aly Raisman; Steph Curry puts a spin on curling; Sydney Leroux Dwyer gets it out of the way early: She’ll be an overbearing soccer mom; Missy Franklin’s barnstorming book tour suggests she’s a big deal; freeskier David Wise takes his stairs six at a time, thankyouverymuch; plenty of dog pics; gymnasts in slow motion; summer stars hit the ice in Boston; Team USA around the world, including in the trees, and much more.
Stephen Curry Withdraws From Olympic Consideration
Craig Bohnert June 06, 2016
MCL sprain suffered during NBA playoffs was a contributing factor to his decision.
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Scott McDonald June 02, 2016
How do Golden State’s five Team USA candidates compare to Cleveland’s three?
Red, White & Trending: May 6-12
Jamie MacDonald May 13, 2016
Team USA celebrates its moms in so many ways (among them: poignantly, humorously, with tears, with a sash and in bright yellow), Michael Phelps is captivated by his baby Boomer, Lindsey Vonn stirs things up on a catamaran, Bubba Watson mugs with the fam, Tim Morehouse makes a non-fencing announcement, Blake Haxton and Nastia Liukin hit similar milestones, Tara Lipinski and her fiancé celebrate an anniversary (and more Emmys), Stars on Ice celebrates an impromptu prom party for Polina Edmunds, Missy Franklin celebrates a big birthday, plus Team USA #wisdom and more.
100 Storylines To Follow For The Rio 2016 Olympic Games
Karen Rosen April 27, 2016
Find out just about everything you need to know for the final countdown to the Rio Games.
Red, White & Trending: Feb. 26-March 3
Jamie MacDonald March 04, 2016
Simone Biles reaches new heights in cross-training, Jozy Altidore reaches new heights with U.S. Soccer's new brand, Stephen Curry wows the Team USA world, tough Lindsey Vonn makes a tough call, Evelyn Stevens breaks a grueling record and more.
USA Basketball Announces 30 Finalists For 2016 U.S. Olympic Men's Team
USA Basketball Jan. 18, 2016
Three-time Olympic medalists Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James lead the field of finalists.
New Stars Await Opportunity To Shine In Rio
Paul D. Bowker Aug. 21, 2015
Gymnast Simone Biles and triathlete Katie Zaferes are among the athletes who could make their Olympic debuts.