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Denver Nuggets Tweet of the Week: The battle of the alma matters between Jamal Murray and Stephen Curry

Jamal Murray took to social media to have some fun with Stephen Curry after their alma matters matched up in the NCAA tournament

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Stephen Curry’s Golden State Warriors may be one of the best teams the NBA has ever seen but Curry’s soul was crushed this week when his alma matter Davidson Wildcats were defeated by Jamal Murray’s Kentucky Wildcats on Thursday. Curry’s Wildcats lost 78-73 in a first-round game of the NCAA tournament. Murray, fresh off some drama with the Los Angeles Lakers due to his “trash talking,” did not let the result go unaddressed on social media.

The same excitement and passion that Murray has for winning NBA games he obviously has for his alma matter’s success. It’s always fun this time of the year to see which players take advantage of the opportunity to have some fun when their team defeats somebody else’s team. That’s what this month is about, after all. Between that tweet and the drama that unfolded against the Los Angeles Lakers, Murray has displayed quite the confidence this week.

In case you were wondering, this is the mood Curry was in after the game: