- Dell Curry is a former NBA player who played for teams like Utah Jazz, Cleveland Cavaliers, Toronto Raptors and retired as the Charlotte Hornets’ all-time leader in points. However, Dell is also famous for being the father of two popular NBA stars, Stephen and Seth Curry. Dell has been making headlines as he separates from his long-time wife. Why are Dell and his wife separating?
- Net Worth, Salary, and Income
- Married, Wife, and Divorce
- Family, Parents, and Siblings
- Body Measurements: Height and Weight
Dell Curry is a former NBA player who played for teams like Utah Jazz, Cleveland Cavaliers, Toronto Raptors and retired as the Charlotte Hornets’ all-time leader in points. However, Dell is also famous for being the father of two popular NBA stars, Stephen and Seth Curry. Dell has been making headlines as he separates from his long-time wife. Why are Dell and his wife separating?
Wardell Stephen “Dell” Curry was born in 1964 in Harrisonburg, Virginia. He celebrates his birthday on June 25, which makes his age 57. He holds American nationality and comes from African-American ethnicity.
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Dell Curry was a four-year starter at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg from 1982 to 1986. He was inducted into the Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame in 1996. Likewise, Dell started his NBA career with the 15th overall pick by the Utah Jazz in the 1986 NBA draft. After playing one season, he was traded to the Cleveland Cavilers in 1987. Later, he joined the Charlotte Hornets after spending the 1987-88 season with Cleveland Cavaliers.
Dell spent ten seasons with Charlotte. Although he was a regular in the discussions for Sixth man of the year, he did not win the award until the 1993-94 season. Dell departed the franchise in 1998 and played one season for the Milwaukee Bucks. Likewise, he spent his final three seasons in the NBA for the Toronto Raptors, from 1999 to 2002. After his playing career, Dell was named an assistant coach of NBA’s Charlotte Bobcats in 2007, and in 2009, he started working as a commentator for the team. AS of 2021, Dell Curry holds a net worth of $8 million.
Married, Wife, and Divorce
Dell Curry was formerly married to Sonya Adams. Sonya is a former sportsperson and playing volleyball and basketball during her high school and University. The pair first met during their time at Virginia Tech University and eventually started dating. Likewise, they tied the knot in 1998 and moved to Charlotte, North Carolina.
They started a family and welcomed three children together. Their two sons, Stephen and Seth, are both basketball players where Stephen is signed to Golden State Warriors while Seth is signed to Philadelphia 76ers. The daughter of the family, Sydel, is also an athlete and played volleyball. Regardless of being together for over three decades, on August 23, 2021, Dell and his wife announced that they were divorcing after being married for 33 years.
“After exploring a trial separation over the past year and much thoughtful consideration, we have decided to end our marriage. As this comes with a great deal of sadness, our focus and desire is for our family’s continued happiness,”
We are so thankful for all the many blessings and successes! We stay committed to and supportive of our children and grandchildren and will remain on connected paths. We ask that our privacy be respected and prayer for our family as we move forward.”, the couple shared in a joint statement.
The marriage ended in a mutual agreement, and Dell is definitely not dating anyone at the moment.
Family, Parents, and Siblings
Dell Curry has not shared much information on his parents. Likewise, he has also not revealed the names of his parents at the moment. There is no information on his siblings either if he has any.
Body Measurements: Height and Weight
As a former NBA player, Dell Curry stands tall at the height of 6 feet and 3 inches. Likewise, he possesses an athletic body and weighs around 93 kg. His facial features include light brown hair color and hazel-colored eyes.