Who hit the first 3-pointer in NBA history?

Who has the record for most threes in a season?

Annual leaders Stephen Curry has led the league in three-point field goals a record seven times. He set the NBA record for three-pointers made in the 2015–16 season with 402.

How many 3’s does Steph need to break record?

For the past two Golden State Warriors games, Steph Curry has been chasing the career record for made 3-pointers in NBA history, chasing down the mark set by Ray Allen. And going into Saturday night's matchup against the 76ers, he needed 10 to hit that mark and own the record.

How many 3s does Steph need?

Warriors' Steph Curry needs just 16 3s to snap Ray Allen's record.

How many times has Steph Curry led the league in 3-pointers?

Stephen Curry has led the league in three-point field goals a record seven times.

How long will Curry record last?

He's on pace to make well over 400 3s this season if he stays healthy, which will put him somewhere north of 3,200 makes for his career. Extrapolate that over the next three seasons, and he could easily be over the 4,000 mark before his current contract even expires. After that, who knows how much longer he'll play.

Who has the most 3-pointers in a single season?

Stephen Curry has buried the most threes in a season, with 402 three-pointers in 2015-16.

Will anyone break Steph Curry’s 3-point record?

"Steph Curry's 3-point record will 100 percent be broken," Green said on the latest episode of the "Draymond Green Show." "From the time he is done playing, it will probably only take someone five to six more years to break that record if that.

Can Curry reach 4000 3-pointers?

He now has 3,004 in his career and leads the league with 172 makes this season in 32 games played. Curry has a chance to approach 400 3-pointers in a season for the second time in his career, and with his 34th birthday still three months away, he has several All-Star level seasons left in his career.

When was the 3-point shot invented?

The N.B.A. introduced the 3-point shot in the 1979-80 season. Six players made 3s opening night, and for a decade, Kevin Grevey thought he'd made the first.