The Case For Stephen Curry, MVP by FiveThirtyEight

How did Steph go from being a one-man revolution and the first unanimous MVP to being almost an afterthought in the race? Well, two things:

  1. The already-great Golden State Warriors signed one of the best players of this era in a brazen attempt to break the game of basketball and dance on the rubble they left behind. Anything less than a perfect season practically feels like a letdown.
  2. Curry picked the wrong year to regress toward the mean.