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Stephen Curry Becomes First Pro Athlete to Embrace Vine

A week after Twitter released its new Vine app, Warriors guard Stephen Curry (@StephenCurry30) used the rapidly growing platform for his monthly #SC30 contest Wednesday night.


  1. The rules were simple: Fans had six seconds -- the length of a Vine -- to tell Curry why he should call them. Creative, funny and persuasive Vines would get a phone call from the NBA star.
  2. Pick me! Look how cute this bear is! #sc30 #sc30contest
  3. Some took study breaks to talk to Curry:
  4. While others took a break from work:
  5. During the one-hour contest, fans sent in more then 200 Vines!
  6. sc30 2nd Belk pride... Once a wildcat, always a wildcat
  7. @StephenCurry30 #SC30 die hard #dubs fan here! This was tough to make but worth it! #gsw
  8. Curry called a dozen winners, who definitely appeared to appreciate their once-in-a-lifetime prize:
  9. It may have been just a one-hour sample, but Curry's contest certainly showed the potential power of Twitter's new platform.