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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... »

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... »

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 Reaches 88

By Jaryd Wilson

Kyle Korver made a three-pointer in a game for the 88th straight time, the longest active streak in the NBA and second all-time to Dana Barros’ record of 89. Paul Millsap’s baseline drive to the basket forced Orlando’s defense to collapse.  Millsap dished to Jeff Teague outside, and Orlando lost Korver while rotating onto... »

Korver Extends Streak To 87

By Jaryd Wilson

Kyle Korver extended his streak to 87 consecutive games with at least one three-pointer Saturday night against the Boston Celtics.  Dana Barros holds the all-time NBA record with 89 straight. On this play, Korver curled off a screen and got the ball inside the three-point line before passing to Paul Millsap.  He then lingered... »

Korver Extends Streak To 86

By Jaryd Wilson

Kyle Korver extended his streak to 86 consecutive games with at least one three-point field goal Friday night in Detroit.  Dana Barros holds the all-time record at 89. This look was about as easy as they come.  Al Horford chased down a long rebound and quickly dribbled up court before passing to Jeff Teague.... »

Korver’s Streak Reaches 85

By Jaryd Wilson

Kyle Korver extended his consecutive three-point streak to 85 games Wednesday night against the Pistons.  That streak is the second-longest in NBA history, and he is now just five games away from breaking Dana Barros’ all-time record. Tonight’s first three came on some beautiful ball movement.  Al Horford handed the ball off to Jeff... »

#KyleStreak Extends To 84

By Jaryd Wilson

Kyle Korver’s three-pointer to open the game against the Miami Heat extended his consecutive three-point streak to 84 games, the second-longest streak in NBA history. Korver sat on the left wing as Jeff Teague looked to drive by Shane Battier, who had switched onto him after a screen.  Thinking Battier would need help, James... »