Some NBA players can say they have dunked on Steph Curry, but can they say they dunked the Warriors star?
Curry and his wife Ayesha launched their "Eat. Learn. Play. Foundation" at a kickoff event in Oakland on Thursday, hosting nearly 1,000 kids for a day of activities. One of those activities was a dunk tank, and the two Currys -- one of whom forms one half of the Splash Brothers -- got very wet.
Steph gets dunked at his and Ayesha's inaugural event for "Eat. Learn. Play." 💦 pic.twitter.com/F2nceJFBdq
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The foundation aims to bring out the best in children "By fighting to end childhood hunger, ensuring access to education and enabling active lifestyles," according to its mission statement.
"[The kids are] having fun today, but obviously the back-end -- we're trying to create programs and do stuff that helps the entire youth in Oakland and the Bay Area," Steph said Thursday. "So, you gotta have energy for that."
Steph spent the first entirety of his first decade in the NBA in Oakland, but he and the Warriors will move to San Francisco's Chase Center next season. Despite the pending move, Ayesha said staying active in community efforts in The Town is necessary for the family.
"We hope to always be involved in this community," she said. "It's important to us."
That community is better for their endeavors, and the Currys were wetter for theirs Thursday.
Watch Steph Curry get soaked in dunk tank at 'Eat. Learn. Play.' event originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area