Steph Curry informed us all way back in 2013.
If there’s 5 seconds left in a recreation and he wanted to attract up a play for a man to take the shot and win all of it, who wouldn’t it be? Curry ranked himself quantity 2, behind a man known as Michael Jordan (whoever he’s).
On Friday, the three-time NBA champion sealed what was a too-close-for-their-liking recreation for the Warriors with a game-winning jumper to seal a 105-103 win for Golden State.
This was Steph’s eighth game-winner in his profession.
Listed here are the seven different occasions Curry got here up clutch on the buzzer.
Steph Curry’s profession game-winning photographs
Warriors vs. Mavericks (Dec. 11, 2013)
The most effective a part of this game-winner is the composure that Curry needed to hit Marion with a imply up-fake to create an open look and calmly knock down a mid-range jumper to put the Warriors up with 1.5 seconds on the clock.
The shot additionally capped off an 18-point comeback victory for the Warriors.
Warriors vs. Celtics (Jan. 10, 2014)
The play drawn up by coach Mark Jackson pressured the Celtics’ Kris Humphries to contest Golden State’s star on a game-winning jumper. Humphries did not stand an opportunity.
“Mama, there goes that man!”
Warriors vs. Mavericks (April 1, 2014)
Curry’s second game-winner in opposition to the Mavericks in underneath six months.
Curry made a tiebreaking jumper within the closing second of time beyond regulation to seal a 122-120 win for the Dubs. He completed with 23 factors and 10 rebounds for the night time.
Warriors vs. Magic (Dec.3, 2014)
Curry prolonged the Golden State Warriors successful streak to 10 video games by draining a go-ahead three-pointer with simply 2.2 seconds remaining within the workforce’s 98-97 victory over the Orlando Magic in 2013-14.
“It is simply type of a rush that each participant likes to expertise,” Curry mentioned. “Particularly at residence if you’re ready to try this and get an enormous win, you keep in mind these moments.”
Warriors vs. Thunder (Feb. 27, 2016)
In all probability essentially the most well-known and well-known of all Curry’s game-winners. It spawned the long-lasting double-bang from announcer Mike Breen which has been imitated within the years since.
With 0.6 seconds remaining in time beyond regulation and the rating tied at 118-118 in opposition to the host Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder, Curry did what Curry does—hit a shot from one other stratosphere.
Warriors vs. Mavericks (Jan. 3, 2018)
Do you get the sensation that Steph likes hitting game-winning photographs on the Mavericks? This was his third on Dallas. Steph completed with 32 factors, eight assists and 5 rebounds as Golden State received a 125-122 win.
Warriors vs. Clippers (Dec. 23, 2018)
Curry let practically the entire 20 seconds go off the sport clock, leaving solely 0.5 seconds as he sealed this extremely aggressive recreation in opposition to the Clippers with a clutch bucket.