Klay Thompson breaks National Basketball Association 3-point record

Tyler Owen
November 1, 2018

While Thompson's father, Mychal, was busy in his broadcast role with the Lakers, Thompson got props from another member of the Warriors' family: Draymond Green's mother.

When you consider that Klay was taken out of the game after breaking the record, it certainly could have been a much bigger night.

The highlights of the performance display an in-sync and supportive team having fun, and it is actually Curry who delivers the assist to Thompson for his 13th 3-pointer, which tied the record.

Klay Thompson popped to the wing off a screen from Stephen Curry, caught the pass from Kevin Durant and dribbled to his left before launching the record 3-pointer.

New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis will return from a two-game absence to play in Wednesday night's game against the Golden State Warriors, head coach Alvin Gentry said.

As reported by ESPN, Curry previously held the record for 13 three-pointers, so at the least title still remains on the same team.

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Ben Simmons had a season-high 21 points and was just one assist shy of a triple-double as he led Philadelphia to a thumping 113-92 National Basketball Association home win over the Atlanta Hawks.

Two-time defending champion Golden State's lone loss came in the third game of the season by two points at Denver on October 21. He finished with 18 points on Sunday and is five of 36 overall from three-point range this season.

The four-time All-Star guard hit 10 3's and scored 36 as Golden State built a 92-50 halftime lead. Two days earlier against Atlanta, Carter had his first double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds.

Khris Middleton and Ersan Ilyasova scored 16 points apiece as visiting Milwaukee improved to 5-0 by pounding Minnesota.

Zach LaVine led the Bulls with 20 points.

Thompson set the mark with just under five minutes remaining in the third quarter on Monday night against the Chicago Bulls to cap off a remarkable shooting night which saw him pour in 52 points in just 27 minutes of action.

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