Both of them started their careers with 3 beta rings, unable to outperform in the Finals.

Kobe took six trips to the finals to get his first MVP (1/6). Curry is currently on four trips (0/4) without a single MVP.

They both choked the big time game 7 Finals with 6/24 shooting (Kobe) and 6/19 shooting (Curry).

Kobe has 1 regular-season MVP, Curry has 2. Kobe has two scoring titles, and Curry has 1...

Also: They both blew a 3-1 lead.