“Biggest Shot Of His Career”: NBA Twitter In Shambles After Stephen Curry Hits Historic Buzzer Beater vs Rockets

Published 01/22/2022, 6:30 AM EST
Nov 24, 2021; San Francisco, California, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) dribbles the ball next to Philadelphia 76ers guard Danny Green (14) in the first quarter at the Chase Center. Mandatory Credit: Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports

Golden State Warriors took the victory over the Houston Rockets on Friday night after putting up a fantastic performance. The score ended up being 105-103. Everyone’s favorite sharpshooter made it possible by scoring just before the buzzer to secure the win. The game-winning shot from Stephen Curry came from 20 feet above the rim. Curry scored 22 points in this iconic performance to lead the Warriors to victory at the Chase Center.

Fans saw Curry dancing in the middle of the court after this short, celebrating the Warriors’ victory. Especially after he missed two three-pointers by 1:48, making it even more memorable. Due to Curry’s history in the NBA, it’s no surprise that he is the one to sink in the game-changing shot.


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In response to Stephen Curry hitting his historic buzzer-beater against the Rockets, NBA Twitter gave their reactions. Many tweeted their support to Curry, especially after all the injuries and difficulties he has experienced this season.

From the top of the key, Stephen Curry made a jump shot worth remembering

Following up on an earlier match against the Indiana Pacers where they lost, Curry gave the Warriors extra motivation. Especially now, when they are having difficulties maintaining their top ranking, it was an important victory for them to keep going in full spirit.


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Dec 23, 2021; San Francisco, California, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates after a basket during the fourth quarter against the Memphis Grizzlies at Chase Center. Mandatory Credit: Neville E. Guard-USA TODAY Sports

When Houston had the back with 11.5 seconds left, the game took a turn. This could result in a tie game of 103. As a result, Garrison Mathews missed a three-pointer and Otto Porter Jr. saved a rebound ahead of the Warriors’ timeout, which made a big difference at the time.

Following Curry’s performance and winning Jumper, NBA fans responded to this and shared their views. “Biggest Shot Of His Career“, as some said.


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As for the beginning of the game, it wasn’t in favor of the Warriors. When Curry had a single free throw in the first quarter, he missed the first eight shots he took. Yet, within 48.8 seconds of halftime ending, he took the ball and made his first great 3-pointer.


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Let us know what you think of this clutch performance by Curry to secure the W.

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Anshika Rai

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Anshika Rai is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports. She is currently pursuing her bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication. Anshika has been following NBA for many years now.