Steph Curry Speaks On Leaving Nike Because They Got His Name Wrong
Steph Curry’s 2013 move from Nike to Under Armour has helped to reshape the sneaker game.
Last year ESPN reported that Curry left Nike because they botched him his name — pronouncing it Steph-on — when they pitched him a new deal. During the same pitch, Curry is said to have noticed one of the slides they used for him had Kevin Durant’s name it
Curry was asked about the ESPN report on The Dan Patrick Show.
“That’s been written, I think it might be true,” Curry said.
Investment bank Morgan Stanley has since valued Curry’s worth to Under Armor at $14 billion with a b. We wonder what happened to the dude who said “Steph-on”?