Kevin Porter Jr. stared down and trash-talked Stephen Curry during the third quarter of last night’s game between the Warriors and the Rockets. Curry responded with 20 points in the fourth period, leading Golden State to a 122-108 win over Houston.
NBA Twitter had fun with Porter’s staredown and trash-talk to the two-time MVP:
The rest of the Rockets when Kevin Porter Jr walked into the locker room after the game pic.twitter.com/Gg5u6oEE5L
— Cigar Curry ♨️ (@CigarCurry) February 1, 2022
Steph Curry on Kevin Porter Jr: pic.twitter.com/ajlXQnoJId
— Threezus (@thebigwavess) February 1, 2022
Steph Curry after Kevin Porter Jr. stared him down pic.twitter.com/ziOO4aSrUn
— Iman🃏(31-18) (@ImanGoated) February 1, 2022
Me watching what happened to Kevin Porter Jr. after he stared at Steph Curry. pic.twitter.com/7MAj7KHtfE
— Corddaryl Woodford (@Corddaryl) February 1, 2022
Steve Kerr on Kevin Porter Jr. jawing at Steph Curry: "I didn't notice it. But I highly encourage it."
— Anthony Slater (@anthonyVslater) February 1, 2022
— 𝙒𝙤𝙠 (@goatedwok) February 1, 2022
Juan Toscano-Anderson on Kevin Porter Jr. chirping at Steph Curry tonight: "You've just got to know what you're stepping into."
— Connor Letourneau (@Con_Chron) February 1, 2022
Steph Curry on Kevin Porter Jr. trash talk: "You definitely bring another level of competitiveness when fun stuff happens like that during the game."
— 95.7 The Game (@957thegame) February 1, 2022
Kevin Porter JR became a slump buster tonight by talking trash to Steph. I like the trash talk but pick your battles wisely young man. 😂 https://t.co/cv8IBAKRnj
— Eddie A Johnson (@Jumpshot8) February 1, 2022