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Stephen Curry opened up about facing Kevin Durant in the opening night of the NBA on December 22.

Curry expressed his excitement for having the opportunity to face his former teammate in the first game of the season.

“Exciting. Throwing us right into it with teams that are expected to be (near the top of their conferences),” Curry said, via Wes Goldberg of Bay Area News Group.

The opening night of the NBA will see Curry and the Golden State Warriors clash with Durant and the Brooklyn Nets.

Also, the Los Angeles Lakers will face the Los Angeles Clippers later that night.