Grace Poe files bill to protect govt teachers from malicious accusations JANUARY 21: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors slips and falls on a breakaway during a 130-111 win over the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on January 21, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Harry How/Getty Images/AFPMANILA, Philippines—There’s no doubt that Steph Curry is on an absolute tear right now in the NBA putting up a near 30-5-5 line every night while shooting more than five three-pointers a game.But there are still times when the two-time MVP has some slip ups—literally.ADVERTISEMENT Curry, who’s not known for his leaping ability, was all alone in the Warriors’ end of the floor and he took the opportunity to go for a dunk but instead of going up slid down a couple of feet.The three-time NBA champion, though, gave a perfectly logical explanation for his slip when he guested in The Late Late Show with James Corden.“What happened was the LA Kings had a game before us and they must’ve not put the floor back on top of the ice all the way,” said Curry who’s averaging 29.3 points, 5.2 rebounds, 5.6 assists, and 5.3 triples a game.Prior to the Warriors’ game against the Lakers, the Kings faced the St. Louis Blues in the NHL that was also played at Staples Center.“In my head I knew I was about to do something crazy, a 360 dunk I’ve never done in my life but it just didn’t happen,” added Curry.ADVERTISEMENT US judge bars Trump’s health insurance rule for immigrants SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting LATEST STORIES PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games PLAY LIST 02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss ‘We are too hospitable,’ says Sotto amid SEA Games woes Andre Iguodala managed to recover the play that allowed Curry to shoot a consolation three-pointer but his attempt hit air as if adding insult to injury.“I was a little dizzy,” said Curry of the missed shot.The embarrassing episode landed of Shaqtin a Fool’s Twitter account with the corresponding caption of “SHAQTIN OF THE YEAR?!” with the emojis for shocked and a laughing cry.Before he talked to Corden, though, Curry also gave an explanation after the game the Warriors easily won 130-111.“I was like a kid walking in the candy store with the whole half-court open. I was going to try something really nice I’ve never tried before. The Lord wouldn’t let me do it,” said Curry as per Sports Illustrated’s Ben Golliver.Curry finished with 11 points and 12 assists for his troubles with Splash Brother Klay Thompson taking care of the scoring load with 44 points after hitting 10 threes.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Oil plant explodes in Pampanga town Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. ONE CEO believes Joshua Pacio won the fight; Team Lakay bet excited for rematch Lacson backs proposal to elect president and vice president in tandem MOST READ Oil plant explodes in Pampanga town View comments It could’ve been a perfect sequence for Curry in the third quarter of Golden State’s game against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center nonetheless when he picked off Kyle Kuzma’s pass to make a beeline to the basket.SHAQTIN OF THE YEAR?! 😱😂#Shaqtin pic.twitter.com/ph6trWAFqxFEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSUrgent reply from Philippine football chiefSPORTSWin or don’t eat: the Philippines’ poverty-driven, world-beating pool stars— Shaqtin’ a Fool (@shaqtin) January 22, 2019
APTN National NewsThe Yukon government tabled a record-breaking budget last week.Among the figures was $4.2 million earmarked for reconciliation with First Nations.But as APTN’s Shirley McLean reports, none of that money will be spent on supporting the implementation of the Truth and Reconciliation recommendations.