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It was "Golden State Warriors Day" in San Francisco on Tuesday as the mayor, Ed Lee, gave the key to the city to Warriors' guard Stephen Curry.Below is the almost 40 minute video but here is the link to where the mayor calls Curry "Steve Curry."Mayor Lee said "You give Steve Curry an inch and he might take a Golden State mile!"Lee is a huge sports fan and he is riding high right now as the Giants are World Series champions, the Warriors are moving to a new arena in San Francisco in a few years, and Super Bowl L will be hosted by the city.For the full video and presentation, click on the video below.
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The city of San Francisco celebrated the Golden State Warriors with “Golden State Warriors Day” on Tuesday, and they handed star player Stephen Curry a key to the city. The event was a nice tribute to the team after its successful season.
There was only one problem: mayor Ed Lee made a blunder when he misspoke and called Curry “Steve” instead of “Steph.”
Just when you thought that everyone in the Bay Area knew the name of Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, check out the below clip of San Francisco mayor Ed Lee calling him by another name during a government ceremony for the team.
The moment happens at about the 29:40 minute mark of the Mayor’s press conference as Lee accidentally calls him “Steve”:
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Warriors point guard Stephen Curry received the key to San Francisco Tuesday from Mayor Ed Lee at San Francisco City Hall to celebrate the team’s successful season. May 21 was also declared Golden State Warriors day, KGO 7 News reports.
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Here are the selections:
2012-13 ALL-NBA FIRST TEAM
Position Player, Team (1st Team Votes), Points
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Did San Francisco hand the keys to its city over to Steve Curry, or star Golden State Warriors guard Steph Curry? Mayor Ed Lee seems to be confused.