Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry will be named the NBA’s Most Valuable Player for the second year straight in 2016. His dominant season came in a year when the Warriors surpassed the 1995–96 Chicago Bulls’ single-season win record, going 73–9. Curry becomes the 11th player in NBA history to win back-to-back MVP awards, joining LeBron James, Steve Nash and Tim Duncan as the players to accomplish that feat since 2000. Here's a look at "The Baby Faced Assassin" through the years.
At 5' 3", Tyrone “Muggsy” Bogues was the shortest player ever to play in the NBA. He may have been the league's tiniest player, but nobody looked down on him throughout his 13-year career. In celebration of his 52nd birthday on Jan. 9, 2017, we present these classic photos of Muggsy Bogues through the years.
The 1968 NBA Draft's first overall pick out of Houston, Elvin Hayes won Rookie of the Year and made 12-consecutive All-Star Games while winning a championship with the Washington Bullets in 1978. As "The Big E" celebrates his 71st birthday on November 17, 2016, we present these classic SI photos of the Hall of Fame center and power forward.