Feb 14, 2014; New Orleans, LA, USA; Western Conference guard Stephen Curry during the 2014 NBA All Star game Player Press Conferences at New Orleans Hyatt. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

President Barack Obama: ‘Stephen Curry is the best shooter I’ve ever seen’ (Video)

In an interview with Charles Barkley on TNT during the NBA All-Star Weekend President Barack Obama revealed to Barkley that Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry is the best shooter he’s ever seen.

Curry, in his fifth season out of Davidson is in the midst of his best pro season as he is averaging a career-high in points with 24.6, assists with 9 and rebounds with 4.4.

He has career averages of 46.5 percent from the field, 43.9 percent from three-point range and is almost perfect when he is at the free throw line as he has an 89.3 success rate at the charity stripe.

You can watch Curry try and live up to President Obama’s proclamation tonight as he will compete in Saturday night’s three-point contest which airs on TNT.

Stay tuned to FanSided all night for extensive coverage of the shooting stars, skills challenge, three-point contest and the slam dunk contest.

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