Curry 6 Thank You, Oakland (Photo credit: Under Armor Basketball)

(Photo credit: Under Armor Basketball)

Under Armor Basketball Introduces The New 'Curry 6 Thank You' Shoe

June 4, 2019

As the Golden State Warriors head back home to Oakland for the third round of the NBA Finals, Stephen Curry expressed his gratitude to the East Bay community he calls home by introducing a new shoe in collaboration with Under Armor Basketball.

The Curry 6 Thank You, Oakland colorway is his way of showing his appreciation to The Town. Curry extended his gratitude to 30 special people who some can be seen in a video.

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - MAY 16: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors controls the ball against the Portland Trail Blazers in game two of the NBA Western Conference Finals at ORACLE Arena on May 16, 2019 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User e
(Photo credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

The shoe is a special dedication to "to these individuals and all Oaklanders who, like Stephen, carry the same whatever-it-takes attitude day in and day out." Under Armor says in a statement.

Some of the 30 recipients include Bob Fitzgerald, Golden State Warriors TV Play-by-Play Broadcaster, Curtis Jones, Oracle Arena Security Guard, DJ D Sharp, Golden State Warriors DJ, Regina Jackson, President of East Oakland Youth Development Center and Yusef Wright, Curator & Barber at Benny Adem Grooming Parlor. 

Game 3 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors happens 6:00pm Wednesday, June 5.