The Curry family has been making notable waves in the game of basketball as they have produced two professional NBA players. Seth Curry is a promising basketball player who has played professionally at different clubs in the National Basketball Association. Although the NBA player has not reached the peak of his career, he has achieved impressive career statistics. Having played college basketball at Liberty and Duke Universities, Seth Curry is as of 2019 associated with Portland Trail Blazers.
In spite of the short stints he has had at various NBA clubs, Curry has obtained remarkable highlights in his career which includes being named in the National Basketball Association Development League All-Star for two consecutive times. As a prolific shooting guard, Seth Curry has helped his National Team to clinch the FIBA Under-19 World Championship.
Seth Curry Biography (Age)
The NBA star was born to Dell Curry and Sonya Curry on the 23rd of August, 1990 in Charlotte, North Carolina, the United States of America. He was raised by his parents in Charlotte. His father is a former professional basketball player. He currently works on Charlotte Hornets’ television broadcast as a color commentator. His mother, on the other hand, is a former college volleyball player who achieved incredible feats while playing for her college team.
He has two siblings, an elder brother Stephen Curry and a younger sister, Sydel Curry. His brother is a celebrated NBA player who has achieved stunning career success in National Basketball Association while his sister is a volleyball player who has also played college volleyball following after the footsteps of her mother.
Seth Curry began his playing career while in high school, having attended Charlotte Christian School. There, he was a member of his high school’s basketball team, Knights. He achieved an overall record of 105 – 24 and a shooting record of 52 percent which earned him several recognitions such as an All-State award.
After completing his basic education in 2008, he enrolled at Liberty University where he began his career from his first year. He was handed over his family trademark jersey number 30, the same jersey number that was worn by his father during his playing time as well as his brother at his club.
During the 2008-2009 varsity basketball season, Seth Curry moved over to Duke University and there, he continued with his playing career. While he was in the university, he also achieved an impressive record of 57 percent shooting which aided him to gain a spot in the All-ACC first team. After his graduation from the university, Curry was not drafted during the 2013 NBA draft and as a result of that, he reached a non-guaranteed deal with the Golden State Warriors where he kicked off his professional career.
In that same year, Curry was released by the club which paved way for him to join the Development League of Santa Cruz and on his first game in the League, he registered 36 points for the club. Interestingly, the basketball star had his finest NBA season in 2016-17 with Dallas Mavericks where he averaged 12.8 points in 29 minutes per game and shot 42.5 percent from 3-point range. Seth Curry later penned a two year deal with Portland Trail Blazers in 2018.
Salary and Net Worth
The NBA player has amassed a huge fortune from his thriving career which started in 2013. Having signed a two-year deal worth $2.75 million with the Portland Trail Blazers in 2018, his salary for the 2018-2019 season was reported to be about $3 million and he is said to be worth around $4 million.
Seth Curry has been in a romantic relationship for quite some time with his beau, Callie Rivers who played college volleyball. He proposed to his girlfriend on the 2019 Valentine’s day. The pair have a baby girl together, Carter Curry who was born in May 2018. The couple is gearing towards making it down the aisle some time.
The elite basketball player is a very tall young dude. Even though he is not rated as one of the tallest men in the world, he has a lofty height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m) which is a huge plus for one with a career in basketball. He athletic body weighs about 84 kg (185 lb).