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|Born:||October 26, 1957|
|1983||British Columbia Lions|
|1986||Ottawa Rough Riders|
|Career highlights and awards|
|CFL All-Star||1984, 1985|
James Curry, (born October 26, 1957) was a defensive tackle who played seven seasons in the Canadian Football League. He won Grey Cups in 1983 with the Toronto Argonauts and 1989 with the Saskatchewan Roughriders--his first and last seasons in the league.
Following his retirement, he was a colour commentator for the CFL on CBC .
Timothy James Curry is an English actor and singer. He is known for working in a diverse range of theatre, film, and television, most often portraying villainous characters. Curry rose to prominence with his portrayal of Dr. Frank-N-Furter in the film The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975), reprising the role he had originated in the 1973 London and the 1974 Los Angeles musical stage productions of The Rocky Horror Show.
The National Basketball Association Most Valuable Player Award (MVP) is an annual National Basketball Association (NBA) award given since the 1955–56 season to the best performing player of the regular season. The winner receives the Maurice Podoloff Trophy, which is named in honor of the first commissioner of the NBA, who served from 1946 until 1963. Until the 1979–80 season, the MVP was selected by a vote of NBA players. Since the 1980–81 season, the award is decided by a panel of sportswriters and broadcasters throughout the United States and Canada.
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The Block was a defensive basketball play that occurred in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals, played between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors on June 19, 2016, at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. With less than two minutes remaining in the deciding game of the championship series, Cavaliers’ forward LeBron James chased down Warriors’ forward Andre Iguodala and blocked his layup attempt, ensuring the game remained tied. It is considered to be one of James' greatest clutch moments, and his performance across the series—the only time in which a single player has led both teams in points, assists, rebounds, steals, and blocks—is considered to be the best in NBA Finals history.
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