Stephen Curry and Miles Bridges named NBA players of the week


Golden State Warriors goalie Stephen Curry and Charlotte Hornets forward Miles Bridges have been named NBA Player of the Week for Week 1 of the 2021-22 season.

Check out their performances from last week of action.

Stephen Curry | Golden State Warriors

Breakdown of week 1: Stephen Curry was the driving force behind Golden State for a 3-0 start to open 2021-22. He started the week with a triple-double (21 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists) in a win over the Los Angeles Lakers. From there, he played a 45-point, 10-rebound game two days later in a win over the LA Clippers and concluded things with a performance of 27 points, seven rebounds and 10 assists against the Kings of Sacramento.

> Stephen Curry’s Week 1 Video Box Scores | Stephen Curry’s Season Stats

Stephen Curry leaves for 45 points and 10 rebounds in a win over the Clippers.

thousand bridges | Charlotte hornets

Breakdown of week 1: The Hornets are off to a 3-0 start and much of the credit goes to Miles Bridges’ stellar performance. He demonstrated his overall ability in the season opener, finishing with 13 points, eight rebounds, four assists and three steals against the Indiana Pacers. From there, he took off, dropping 30 points and grabbing seven rebounds against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Finally, Bridges ended his week with a performance of 32 points, nine rebounds, two assists and two steals against the favorite Brooklyn Nets in a Charlotte game.

> Miles Bridges Week 1 Video Box Scores | Miles Bridges Season Stats

Miles Bridges teamed up with LaMelo Ball to help Charlotte get through Brooklyn.