Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors has formally been topped the NBA scoring title for the 2020-21 season. In a heated contest that cane right down to the ultimate day of the common season, Curry outlasted Washington’s Bradley Beal for the crown.
That is a particularly uncommon accomplishment at Curry’s age. Him and Michael Jordan are the one gamers to win the NBA scoring title after turning 33.
Curry now will even be part of an unique checklist of gamers who’ve gained a number of scoring titles, MVPs and NBA titles in NBA historical past. On this checklist now embrace Steph Curry, Michael Jordan, Wilt Chamberlain and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
The 33-year-old has put up MVP-level numbers throughout the board this season, proving why he’s among the best level guards and shooters within the historical past of the league.
Coming into the ultimate sport of the season the place he secured the scoring title, Curry was averaging 31.8 factors, 5.7 assists and 5.5 rebounds whereas taking pictures .421 from deep on 12.6 makes an attempt per contest.
Historical past continues to be made by Steph Curry, who at this stage of his profession appears to be like nearly as good as he’s ever been. He’s carried the Warriors into the play-in match and makes them a harmful group that no person desires to see within the postseason.