The Golden State Warriors guard, who two weeks
ago won his second NBA title in three years, is an avid golfer
and will add plenty of publicity to the Aug. 3-6 event in
"I'm honored to have the opportunity to play with the pros in
the upcoming Ellie Mae Classic, not only to be able to compete
against some of the best golfers in the world, but to also help
bring light to the tournamentís charitable footprint of giving
back to the Warriors Community Foundation," Curry said in a
"Golf has always been a passion of mine and it's a dream come
true to get the chance to play inside the ropes amongst the pros
in a PGA Tour-sanctioned tournament."
Curry, the Warriors' all-time leader in three-pointers made, is
sure to be a fan favorite at TPC Stonebrae, which is only a
short drive from Golden State's home arena in Oakland.
The Web.com Tour is one rung below the PGA Tour.
(Reporting by Frank Pingue in Toronto; Editing by Toby Davis)
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