LeBron James and Stephen Curry’s Hilarious High School GPAs Will Shock You

Published 11/02/2021, 9:55 AM EDT


Many regard LeBron James and Stephen Curry as the best players in the NBA. Both the superstars are credited with revolutionizing the game of basketball through their skills and longevity. They have been on the top of their game for more than a decade and are still the most important pieces for their respective teams.

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Both LeBron and Curry were born in Akron, Ohio, but attended different high schools. LeBron James attended St. Vincent-St. Mary High School, while Curry went to Charlotte Christian School. LeBron averaged 21 points and 6 rebounds in his freshman year with St. Vincent-St. Mary’s. As a sophomore, LeBron averaged 25.2 PPG and 7.2 RPG with 5.8 APG and 3.8 SPG.

Jan 14, 2021; Denver, Colorado, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) reacts with center James Wiseman (33) in the fourth quarter against the Denver Nuggets at Ball Arena. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

Meanwhile, Curry led his high school team to three conference titles during his time. It’s evident that they both had a successful high school career when it came to basketball. However, their high school GPAs are hilarious.

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LeBron James and Stephen Curry’s high school GPAs revealed

High school GPA doesn’t play any role in the player’s basketball career. However, it is important for any student in their academics. Following are the GPAs of Stephen Curry, JaVale McGee, LeBron James, and Ben Simmons.

 

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However, LeBron James had a 3.5 GPA during the first nine weeks of high school, which is commendable considering his non-academic exploits. But eventually, he finished with a 2.8 GPA in high school. However, James was involved in both basketball and football in his high school career, so his GPA is understandable. James eventually took up basketball and dropped the idea of playing football after high school.

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Stephen Curry’s GPA in high school was 2.5. However, at Charlotte Christian College, Curry was named all-conference and all-state. After high school, he wanted to play for the Hokies in college. However, it couldn’t happen, and he eventually enrolled in Davidson College. The rest, as they say, is history.

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Abhishek Singh

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Abhishek is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports with over two years of journalistic experience with Chase Your Sport and Dribl. A Football Management graduate, he has previously interned in the Indian Super League, I-League and the AFC Champions League. In addition to being a Michael Jordan fan, Abhishek is an ardent Steph Curry and Warriors guy, and believes they have a few more championships in store before the former retires.

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