Steph Curry…The “Male Machine Gun Molly”?: Gender and Styles of Play in Modern Basketball

By Cat Ariail Throughout this season, the NBA commentariat has sought to find the best historical comparison for the league’s newly-minted, unanimous MVP, Steph Curry. While many see Curry’s game as the evolutionary combination of Pete Maravich and Steve Nash, former NBA greats Oscar Robertson  and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar have expressed their lack of astonishment, comparing Curry to…