Steph Curry First to Reach NBA Playoffs Feat Since Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Programming note: Watch the pregame edition of Warriors Outsiders on Saturday afternoon at 4:30, streaming live on the MyTeams app.

Steph Curry has been incredible so far in the Western Conference finals against the Trail Blazers:
-Game 1 = 36 points, seven assists, six rebounds
-Game 2 = 37 points, eight assists, eight rebounds

As a result, this is now a fact:

That's some pretty exclusive company.

In 1970, here's how Kareem performed in the first two games against the Knicks:
-Game 1 = 35 points, ?? rebounds, ?? assists
-Game 2 = 38 points, 23 rebounds, 11 assists

The good folks over at only have the rebound and assist totals from Game 2 of that series.

Here's another statistic for you:

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And in case you were wondering -- in Game 3 at Portland on Saturday night, Curry is looking to score 30 plus points in his fourth straight playoff game for the first time since the 2015 playoffs (Game 6 at Memphis and the first three games of the West Finals against the Rockets).

Lastly, if you're looking for something to do on a Friday night, listen to the Warriors Outsiders Podcast for a breakdown of Golden State's Game 2 win.

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