Dallas Mavericks guard Devin Harris was granted a leave of absence after his brother, Bruce, died in a car crash on Thursday in Dallas. Despite not playing, Harris was at the arena for the Mavericks’ game against the Warriors on Monday, and his nephew, Brayden, was there too.
It led to an incredible show of class from Steph Curry.
A pregame video captured a heartwarming scene in the tunnel as Curry comforted Brayden just days after his father’s death. Harris was standing alongside Brayden as Curry offered his condolences.
October 24, 2017
Before Warriors vs. Mavs, Steph comforts Devin Harris' nephew who lost his dad in a car accident this past Thursday 🙏
Curry would give Brayden a hug and continue into the tunnel.
According to USA TODAY Sports, Bruce Harris was in a disabled vehicle when another driver hit him from behind, and the car with Harris inside caught on fire. He died as a result of his injuries.