Steph Curry addresses 'weird' feeling playing Seth after Game 1

Ali Thanawalla
NBC Sports Northwest
Throughout their entire lives, Steph and Seth Curry have faced each other countless times. But on Tuesday night, they played against each other in a playoff game for the first time.

Steph Curry addresses 'weird' feeling playing Seth after Game 1

Throughout their entire lives, Steph and Seth Curry have faced each other countless times. But on Tuesday night, they played against each other in a playoff game for the first time.

Steph Curry addresses 'weird' feeling playing Seth after Game 1 originally appeared on nbcsportsnorthwest.com

Throughout their entire lives, Steph and Seth Curry have faced each other countless times.

But on Tuesday night, they played against each other in a playoff game for the first time.

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Steph's squad got the better of Seth's squad, coming away with a 116-94 win in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.

After the game, in which he scored a game-high 36 points, Steph was asked by ESPN's Doris Burke about playing against Seth.

"Every single time, it's weird," Steph said. "Obviously growing up playing in the backyard, watching our dad play on the same courts, and now we're both representing our family in the league. But to do it on this stage is even crazier considering the journeys we've both had. We're going to enjoy this series no matter how it turns out. But I'm sure for my parents and our family, wherever they are, they're proud of both of us for sure."

Seth wasn't much of a factor in Game 1, finishing with three points on 1-of-7 shooting.

Before Game 1, Dell and Sonya Curry conducted a coin flip to decide which parent would root for which son. Dell got the Warriors and Sonya got the Blazers. But when they arrived at Oracle Arena, they were wearing custom split jerseys. And during the game, when Steph made one of 12 shots, Sonya was up clapping for her oldest son.

[RELATED: Steph matches career playoff-high for 3-pointers]

So, despite the outside world trying to get the Curry parents to pick sides, they couldn't do it.

Just like Steph, it must be a weird feeling for the parents to watch their sons play for a chance to go to the NBA Finals.

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