Curry asked for advice Monday about cryptocurrency. The NBA champion tweeted he was getting started in the crypto game and was looking for some help. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers star offered some good advice.
"Whatever you do…don’t laser eyes!" the seven-time Super Bowl champion tweeted.
It wasn’t long ago that Brady was getting into the cryptocurrency and nonfungible token (NFT) game himself.
In May, Brady responded to rumors he was getting into cryptocurrency and wondered whether he should change his profile to laser eyes. A day after that tweet, Brady did change his profile picture to himself leaning on a wall with laser-focused eyeballs.
Unfortunately, the volatility of cryptocurrency ended up hurting Brady in the short term. The price of Bitcoin would dip from nearly $60,000 to just under $36,000.
Curry partnered with West Real Shires Services Inc. and FTX Trading Limited on Tuesday. Curry will receive an equity stake in FTX Trading Limited and Curry's foundation, Eat.Learn.Play., will partner with FTX on charitable endeavors. "FTX is likeminded when it comes to giving back to the community in meaningful ways and I can’t wait to see what we can achieve together."
"I’m excited to partner with a company that demystifies the crypto space and eliminates the intimidation factor for first-time users," Curry said in a news release. "
Bitcoin’s value topped back over $50,000 on Tuesday. It’s the first time the decentralized digital currency topped the $50,000 mark since the spring.
El Salvador also became the first country to adopt cryptocurrency as legal tender.