NBA Playoffs: 10 worst performances in history, including Stephen Curry

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The history of the NBA Playoffs have seen some historic performances. Some good. Some bad. This list will cover the worst of the worst. Buckle up.

10. Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers (1997)

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9. Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors (2016)

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8. Klay Thompson, Golden State Warriors (2024)

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7. Houston Rockets team (2018)

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6. Patrick Ewing, New York Knicks (1991)

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5. LeBron James, Miami Heat (2011)

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4. Russell Westbrook, Los Angeles Clippers (2024)

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3. Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers (2018)

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2. Dennis Johnson, Seattle Sonics (1978)

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1. John Starks, New York Knicks (1994)

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