Steph Curry, Cam Newton take home ESPY awards

LOS ANGELES — Charlotte native Steph Curry took home the ESPY award Wednesday night for Best Record-Breaking Performance.

The reigning two-time NBA MVP won the award after breaking his own record for most 3-pointers in a season for the Golden State Warriors.

Curry was also up for Best Male Athlete, in a category that included Panthers quarterback Cam Newton, however both lost out to Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James.

Newton did take home the ESPY for Best NFL Player.

CONGRATULATIONS! #KeepPounding! Carolina Panthers Cam Newton wins Best #NFL Player at the 2016 ESPY Awards! The 2015 MVP threw for 3,837 yards and 35 TDs #ESPYSon9

Posted by WSOC-TV on Wednesday, July 13, 2016

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