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Analyzing Truly How Amazing Kyle Korver’s Streak Was (And Whether Or Not Curry Can Break It)

By Jaryd Wilson

The following analysis is presented by professors Mike Lewis & Manish Tripathi of Emory University in Atlanta: On March 3, Kyle Korver took five three-points shots against the Portland Trailblazers and missed all of them.  This marked the first time in two years that Korver had played in a regular season game without making at... »

Twitter Reacts to Korver’s Streak Ending

By Jaryd Wilson

As you probably know, either by staying up late to watch or waking up early this morning to find out, Kyle Korver’s NBA record streak of consecutive games with a three-pointer ended at 127 last night. As this post is being written at noon on March 6, There have been 14,982 mentions of “Korver”... »

Kyle Korver’s Streak Ends at 127

By Jaryd Wilson

Kyle Korver’s streak of consecutive games with a three-pointer ended at 127 Wednesday night against the Portland Trail Blazers. The sharpshooting guard went 0-5 from deep despite several good looks. Korver broke the previous record (89) held by Dana Barros on Dec. 6 against the Cavaliers.  He started the streak during his second career... »

Hawks Offense Stays Hot In Win Over Wolves

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (25-21) continued their great offensive play of late to beat the Timberwolves (23-24) 120-113. Kevin Love played through an ankle sprain and had an incredible night with 43 points and 19 rebounds, but he didn’t get enough help to counter the Hawks’ balanced attack led by Kyle Korver‘s 24 points and Paul Millsap‘s 20 points and... »

Hawks Roll Past Jazz For Third Consecutive Win

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (15-12) won their third game in a row with a dominant 118-85 win over the Jazz (7-22) behind 25 points off the bench from “Chicken Man” Lou Williams and 23 points from Al Horford. The Hawks were rolling from the start, taking a 30-16 lead after the first quarter, and stayed hot all game,... »

When Korver Started The Streak…

By Jaryd Wilson

Kyle Korver started his streak of consecutive games with a three-pointer on Nov. 4, 2012.  On that date: -  Mitt Romney was a candidate for U.S. President -  Florida’s football team was ranked #6 in the country and had never lost to an FCS school -  Prince William and Kate Middleton were not parents... »

Hawks Cruise Past Clippers As Kyle Ties All-Time Three-Point Streak

By Robby Kalland

Kyle Korver wasted no time tying Dana Barros’ record of 89 consecutive games with a three-pointer, knocking down a triple on the first Hawks’ possession of the game. Korver showed no ill-effects from his rib injury that held him out of the last four games, as he went 8-of-12 from the field and 6-of-9... »

Kyle Korver Ties NBA Record

By Jaryd Wilson

Kyle Korver tied Dana Barros for consecutive games with a three-point field goal in his return to the lineup Wednesday by making a triple on the Hawks’ opening possession. Sometimes he’s just unguardable.  There was nothing magical about this one.  Willie Green drifted just a bit too far away from him on the wing... »

Korver’s Streak On Hold Due To Rib Injury

By Jaryd Wilson

Kyle Korver’s three-point streak is on temporary hold. The sharpshooting guard was diagnosed with a rib contusion suffered in Tuesday’s game against the Orlando Magic.  That injury kept him from traveling to Houston for Atlanta’s matchup with the Rockets Wednesday.  He is receiving treatment, and it is unknown how long he will be out.... »

Hawks Go Cold In Second Half; Blown Out By Magic

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks held an eight point lead early in the third quarter before the Magic went on a 45-16 run to close the third quarter and open the fourth. The Hawks shot 4-for-25 (16%) during that run that lasted from the 10:01 mark in the third to the 7:01 mark in the fourth. Aaron Afflalo... »