The Cavs and Warriors are two of three franchises in NBA history to hit more than 1,000 3-pointers in the regular season. The Rockets are the third franchise and own the record at 1,181 3-pointers.
Five of the last seven 3-point Contest winners will play in this year’s NBA Cheap Jerseys USing Paypal Finals. In order, starting with the most recent winner: Eric Gordon, Klay Thompson, Curry, Marco Belinelli, Irving, Kevin Love and James Jones.
This series should be a whole lot of fun. OK, that’s not a number, but whatever.
Sporting News’ Alex Novick contributed to this report. Let’s also give a tip of the cap to indispensable sites like Basketball-Reference.com and NBA.com for helping one very numerically-challenged NBA writer.
Paul is still a great floor general. The 11-year veteran averaged 18.1 points and 9.2 assists per game this season. Yet, Paul played just 61 games while dealing with injuries. He has played 62 or fewer games in three of his six seasons with the Clippers, and has played 80 or more games just twice throughout his career.
With Manu Ginobili possibly set to retire this offseason, and Tony Parker likely just behind him, it may be time for San Antonio to get younger.
LaMarcus Aldridge, 31, joined the Spurs before the 2015-16 season to help usher in a new era. Despite flashing moments of All-Star form, Aldridge has not been as dominant with the Spurs as he was with the Trail Blazers.
Grouping Leonard, Aldridge and Paul together may sound like a “Big Cheap Jerseys With Free Shipping Three” on paper, but what made the most prominent super groups so successful was how they fit together.
The Celtics had Ray Allen (an elite shooter) with Paul Pierce (dominated the ball) and Kevin Garnett (controlled the paint). They each carved out a role, and were among the best in the league at their positions.