Previous to the 2021-22 season, the NBA’s historic seventy fifth season, Stephen Curry was scorching on the heels of Corridor of Famer Ray Allen to turn out to be the all-time chief for many 3-pointers made.
Coming into the season, Curry wanted 142 3-pointers wanted to surpass Allen, and 12 video games into the season, he is knocked off 86 of the latter’s lead.
It is nonetheless early however Curry is averaging a career-high 5.4 makes per recreation, which beats his earlier career-high of 5.3 that he set final 12 months in 63 video games. In the course of the 2015-16 season wherein he set the all-time single-season report with 402 en path to profitable his second straight MVP award, Curry averaged 5.1 makes in 79 video games.
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Prime 10 gamers on the all-time chief for many made 3-pointers
Curry is considered one of three energetic gamers within the Prime 10 with James Harden and Damian Lillard being the opposite two gamers.
LeBron James, who ranks eleventh, might break into the Prime 10 and enhance the checklist to 4 energetic gamers later this season.
When will Stephen Curry surpass Ray Allen?
Curry has hit 51 of the 86 3-pointers in simply six video games. These performances have included a red-hot capturing recreation in opposition to the LA Clippers, the place he erupted for 45 factors that began with an ideal 25-point first quarter and an total 8-of-13 effectivity from past the arc and a 50-piece in opposition to the Atlanta Hawks to call the most important two.
As of Nov. 18, the baby-faced murderer, who is taken into account to be the best 3-pointer shooter in NBA historical past, wants 56 extra 3-pointers to overhaul Allen.
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Going by his season common of 5.4 3-pointers per recreation, Curry would take wherever round 10 video games to leap to the No. 1 spot on the all-time charts.
That many video games imply Curry might make NBA historical past in mid-December, supplied after all that he misses no video games transferring ahead.
Warriors upcoming 2021-22 schedule
With that projection, Curry would possible make NBA historical past on the highway as Golden State could be on a five-game Japanese Convention highway journey in mid-December.
10 video games forward on the Warriors schedule will see the crew in Indiana, the birthplace of basketball. 11 video games forward will see the Warriors on the iconic Madison Sq. Backyard taking part in the Knicks.
In case Curry takes a pair extra video games to surpass Allen, he has a few extra iconic areas awaiting him in Boston – residence of 1 of the oldest franchises which is tied for probably the most champions in NBA historical past – and Toronto – the capital of the delivery nation of James Naismith, the game’s inventor.
|Nov. 24||vs. 76ers||10:00 pm|
|Nov. 26||vs. Path Blazers||10:00 pm|
|Nov. 28||at LA Clippers||3:30 pm|
|Nov. 30||at Suns||10:00 pm|
|Dec. 3||vs. Suns||10:00 pm|
|Dec. 4||vs. Spurs||8:30 pm|
|Dec. 6||vs. Magic||10:00 pm|
|Dec. 8||vs. Path Blazers||10:00 pm|
|Dec. 11||at 76ers||8:30 pm|
|Dec. 13||at Pacers||7:00 pm|
|Dec. 14||at Knicks||7:30 pm|
|Dec. 17||at Celtics||7:30 pm|