Good article from Pat Forde on what has enabled Stephen Curry to soar from unheralded high school recruit to the MVP favorite.
The veteran coach had been “just blown away” by Curry’s skill level, hand-eye coordination and basketball acumen. He could shoot the nets off the hoop. Add in competitive fire, plus a combination of confidence and humility, and McKillop quickly sensed that the three-star “steal” he signed was actually grand theft of a five-star magnitude. “He had all the technical talents,” McKillop said, “but also all the emotional talents.”