Dell Curry

American retired basketball player

Wardell Stephen "Dell" Curry (born June 25, 1964) is a retired American professional basketball player. He played at the shooting guard and the small forward positions. He went to school at Virginia Tech. He then played in the National Basketball Association from 1986 until 2002.

Dell Curry
Dell Curry at 2016 All-Star Weekend.jpg
Curry in 2016
Personal information
Born (1964-06-25) June 25, 1964 (age 56)
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Listed height6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High schoolFort Defiance
(Fort Defiance, Virginia)
CollegeVirginia Tech (1982–1986)
NBA draft1986 / Round: 1 / Pick: 15th overall
Selected by the Utah Jazz
Playing career1986–2002
PositionShooting guard
Career history
1986–1987Utah Jazz
1987–1988Cleveland Cavaliers
19881998Charlotte Hornets
1999Milwaukee Bucks
19992002Toronto Raptors
Career highlights and awards
Career NBA statistics
Points12,670 (11.7 ppg)
Rebounds2,617 (2.4 rpg)
Assists1,909 (1.8 apg)
Stats at

Curry was selected 15th overall by the Utah Jazz in the 1986 NBA Draft. He also played for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Milwaukee Bucks, Charlotte Hornets, and Toronto Raptors.

In 2004, he was added into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame.[1]


  1. "Dell Curry". Class of 2004. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum. Retrieved 17 March 2012.