Stephen Curry NFT involvements
Wardell Stephen Curry II, born March 14, 1988, is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is widely regarded as one of the greatest basketball players of all time and the most excellent shooter in NBA history. He is credited with revolutionizing the sport by inspiring teams and players to shoot more three-pointers.
Stephen Curry bought Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT
Stephen Curry recently paid 55 ETH ($180,000) for a Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT.
His Bored Ape #7990 NFT depicts a blue-fur ape dressed in a brown tweed suit and sporting green zombie eyes. Currently, his (username SC30) Bored Ape is being bid on for 39.61 ETH ($125,700), significantly less than he paid.
Stephen Curry's Partnership with Under Armour
Under Armour, a sportswear company based in the United States, has announced that they will release NFTs to commemorate every three-point shot made by NBA star Stephen Curry during the current playoffs.
The Stephen Curry NFTs will be given out to fans on a first-come, first-served basis. It will include 'serums,’ kept in digital wallets that allow owners to customize their avatars' appearance.
For every three-pointer Curry makes in a playoff game, the most active Golden State Warriors fans can collect three free digital Basketballs. It will be released under the Curry Brand.
How can a user get NFTs released by Under Armour?
Before proceeding to the 'Reserve an NF3 Basketball' option, fans must first link their MetaMask wallet to the website. When a Basketball is available for reservation, Steph's fans can click 'Agree to Terms & Conditions and then 'Reserve.'
Users must then scroll down to the 'NF3 Basketball Winners' section to determine whether or not they have successfully reserved a Basketball. After verification, they should scroll down to 'NF3 Counter' and select 'Claim' one hour after the game.
The reserve button will be activated when Curry makes a three-pointer in the Playoffs. Pressing Reserve does not guarantee NF3 Basketball. The first person to click 'Reserve' will secure an NFT, but they must pay the gas fee. If a user has successfully reserved a Basketball NFT, they cannot book another one until the next game.
Stephen Curry 2974 NFT collection
Offered in collaboration with the 2974 Collection, this is a special "Birthday Game" 2974 Collection NFT commemorating Stephen Curry's impressive performance against the New York Knicks on March 14, 2015. Steph's 27th birthday also doubles as an invitation to his exclusive, upcoming birthday celebration, where, among other things, the winner will receive an opportunity to play basketball with the two-time NBA Most Valuable Player.
Curry's historic three-pointer inspired the development of his famous 2974 Collection, which was named one of five finalists in the NFT NYC Awards' Most Impactful for Charity category. It's worth noting that Curry donates 100% of the 2974 Collection NFT profits to charity, specifically his Foundation eatlearnplay.org.
This historic NFT is a thrilling remembrance of the future Hall of Famer and Golden State Warriors icon, appearing in his sixth NBA Finals since 2014-15.
Exclusive merchandise, game trivia giveaways, autographs, memorabilia, and more are available to all 2974 Collection NFT holders. Curry has also participated in video sessions on the Discord channel for the 2974 Collection.
Stephen Curry's involvement in the NFT market will make other sports professionals dive into this space. This would also encourage many different companies to embrace blockchain technology and launch new NFTs in partnership with other celebrities.
Author: Priya Kumari
Priya is a passionate content writer and the co-founder of Finendorse. She is an enthusiastic crypto investor and has a huge interest in the upcoming digitisation age.