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Steph Curry puts Kyrie Irving on his Mt. Rushmore of NBA ball handlers, alongside another former Celtics guard

John Tomase
September 04, 2018 - 4:29 pm

Steph Curry is primarily known for his deadly 3-point shooting, but he's one of the greatest ball handlers in NBA history, too.

So when he chooses his Mt. Rushmore of dribbling magicians, it should come as no surprise that Kyrie Irving makes the list. In fact, he's one of two Celtics in Curry's top four.

Appearing on NBA TV with former guard Steve Smith, Curry broke down his best ankle breakers. He started with himself, then went on to include Irving, Lakers Hall of Famer Magic Johnson, and fellow great Pistol Pete Maravich, who finished his careeer with the Celtics in 1980.

Watch the segment for yourself.