Golden State Warriors point guard Steph Curry is the best player in the NBA. He won his first MVP award last year, leading his franchise to its first banner in several decades. And, somehow, someway, he’s currently outdoing himself in 2016.
Curry has a long, long, long way to go before he’s considered one of the two or three best players in NBA history, but at All-Star Weekend the 27-year-old phenom ran into Boston Celtics icon Bill Russell — the greatest champion ever — for a quick meet and greet.
What they discussed is anyone’s guess. But the most meaningful takeaway here is a simple one: Russell was wearing Curry’s signature shoes!