SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry has been named Western Conference Player of the Month on Thursday, the NBA announced in a press release.
The price is for the month of November, including the first six games in October.
Curry has won the award for three consecutive months, dating back to April and May of last season.
This is the 10th time Curry has won the award, the most in the team’s history. Chris Mullin is behind Curry by winning the award twice.
The marksman led the Warriors to match an NBA-best 18-3 record, while averaging 27.8 points per game (2nd in NBA) and 108 3-point (1st in NBA), according to the release.
Former Warriors teammate and Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant won Eastern Conference Player of the Month honors by averaging the NBA-best 28.6 points per game, leading the Nets to an Eastern Conference-best 15-6 record .
Curry is coming off one of his worst shooting nights of his career, 4-for-21 from the field and 3-for-14 from 3-point range in the Warriors 104-96 loss to the Suns.
The Warriors face the Suns in a Tuesday night rematch on Friday, who have won 17 games in a row and are tied with Golden State with the best record in the NBA at 18-3.
The game will take place at 7:00 PM at the Chase Center in San Francisco