Stephen Curry of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Sabrina Ionescu of the WNBA will have a three-point shootout match during the NBA All-Star Game in February.꽁머니지급
The Athletic of the U.S. reported on the 27th (Korea Standard Time) that the representative three-point shooter match of each league was held during the NBA All-Star Game, and that detailed methods of confrontation, such as which official ball to use, have yet to be decided.
Curry of the NBA’s Golden State Warriors attempted 443 3-pointers this season, making 178 successful, with a 40.2% success rate.
Curry, who won the All-Star Game 3-point shooting contest in 2015 and 2021, was not selected as a starter for this All-Star Game.
Ionescu of the WNBA New York Liberty recorded a 44.8% success rate of 3-point shooting last season and won the WNBA 3-point shooting contest in 2023.
This year’s NBA All-Star Game will be held at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indiana on February 18 local time.