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A Filipino player gets to go to Stephen Curry’s basketball camp after blocking his 3-pointer – SB Nation

Whenever Stephen Curry shoots a three, it usually goes in. That’s the law of the universe that wrought his ridiculous season last year. Not so much during a scrimmage on Tuesday in Taiwan. Gian Mamuyac, who plays for the Philippines’ U-17 national team, managed to block Curry’s potential buzzer-beating three. It took everyone by surprise, including Curry, who ultimately took it in stride and gave Mamuyac props.

Later on, Curry asked for a re-do so he could sink a three, while Mamuyac deliberately defended him with less effort:

Mamuyac ended up as the MVP of the scrimmage, and for his efforts, he won a trip to Curry’s basketball camp.

This is one of those moments that reminds you Curry’s just as human as the rest of us, and that the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in the 2016 NBA Finals.

(h/t The Score)

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