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has anyone ever made every shot 3 point contest

by Ms. Lisette Legros DVM Published 9 months ago Updated 3 months ago
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Just so, has anyone made all the shots in the 3 point contest? Craig Hodges holds the record for most shots made in one round (21/25), as well as most consecutive shots made (19). Devin Booker (final round, 2018) holds the record with 28 points, albeit in the newer 34-point format.

Milestones. Larry Bird, the inaugural winner of this contest, and Craig Hodges have each won three consecutive times, while Mark Price, Jeff Hornacek, Peja Stojaković and Jason Kapono have each won two consecutive times.

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What percentage of 3-point attempts do contestants make?

So that means overall, participants in Three-Point Contests have made 52.8 percent of their shots. For some sort of comparison, last season in the NBA, the league as a whole made 35.9 percent of their 3-pointers.

Did mark price ever lose the 3 point contest?

Mark Price was a sharpshooter for the Cleveland Cavaliers who never lost a Three-Point Contest (1993 and 1994). The four-time All-Star put together a very strong performance the year before by leading all three rounds of the shootout. He beat Dana Barros in the final round by a score of 24-13.

How many three-point contest appearances does Jason Hodges have?

Hodges has competed in eight different contests, his last appearance coming in 1993. The runner up to Hodges is Dale Ellis, who appeared in seven Three-Point Contests, making his final appearance in 1998. The active player with the most appearances is the Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry, who has been in five Three-Point Contests.

What is the 3-point contest at NBA All-Star Game?

The Three-Point Contest is one of the staples of All-Star Saturday night, and unlike the Slam Dunk Contest, it is an event that never seems to get old. Larry Bird started us off in the mid-'80s by winning the first three titles, but there have been some standout performances since then.

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Who has made the most shots in 3-point contest?

With 29 points, Karl-Anthony towns broke the record set by Stephen Curry in 2021 and Devin Booker in 2018.

Has there ever been a center in the three-point contest?

CLEVELAND (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns gave big men everywhere something to shoot for. Minnesota's 7-footer became the first center to win the 3-Point Shooting Contest, defeating seven guards during the NBA's All-Star Saturday and providing a memorable moment on a night the dunk contest barely got off the ground.

What is the lowest score in the 3-point contest?

All-Time worst three-point contest performers: Michael Jordan: 5/30 - 1990.

Is it a 3 pointer if you jump over the line?

A player's feet must be completely behind the three-point line at the time of the shot or jump in order to make a three-point attempt; if the player's feet are on or in front of the line, it is a two-point attempt.

What is the most points scored in the 3-point contest?

Most Points Any RoundYearPlayerScore2018Devin Booker*28 (24)2016Klay Thompson*27 (23)2015Stephen Curry*27 (23)2018Klay Thompson*25 (21)10 more rows

Was Michael Jordan a great shooter?

From 1995 to 1997 (including playoffs), Michael Jordan made 287 of 748 three pointers and he shot 38.4 percent from 3-point range. From 1995 to 1997 (including playoffs), Kobe Bryant made 57 of 159 3-pointers and he shot 35.8 percent from 3-point range.

How many times has Steph Curry been in the 3-point contest?

Stephen Curry has taken part in the Three-Point Contest seven times (2010, 2013-16, 2019, 2021), and won twice (2015, 2021).

What is the three point contest?

The Three-Point Contest is one of the staples of All-Star Saturday night, and unlike the Slam Dunk Contest, it is an event that never seems to get old. Larry Bird started us off in the mid-'80s by winning the first three titles, but there have been some standout performances since then.

How many shots did Joe Kapono hit in a row?

Kapono hit 10 shots in a row, including hitting each of the two-point money balls to tie the record high (25) set by Craig Hodges. Kapono is also the only two-time champion to win the contest with different teams (Toronto and Miami).

How many years did Anthony Kapono play in the NBA?

Kapono had a career average of 43.4 percent behind the arc during his nine-year NBA career, but what really made him a star was his performance in the 2008 shootout.

Who did Hodges beat in the 1993 All Star Game?

Hodges took out legendary competition in that contest by defeating Jim Les, Terry Porter and Reggie Miller to capture the title. He is remembered for winning back-to-back-to-back Three-Point Contests. He was even given the chance to defend his 1992 title as a free agent at the 1993 All-Star weekend in Utah.

Who was Mark Price?

Mark Price was a sharpshooter for the Cleveland Cavaliers who never lost a Three-Point Contest (1993 and 1994). The four-time All-Star put together a very strong performance the year before by leading all three rounds of the shootout.

Did Larry Bird use the jump shot?

As you can see from his triumph in 1986, Larry Bird did not use the jump shot to win; instead, he used a steady motion to hoist up the threes.

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