In accordance to Jesse Sarles of CBS News Colorado on Thursday, tiny ahead Michael Porter Jr. of Indianapolis, Indiana set a Nuggets franchise record for most three-pointers in a season with 193. He attained the feat in a 113-100 win about the New York Knicks at the Ball Arena in Denver, Colorado. Porter Jr. broke the file previously set by modest ahead Dale Ellis of Maritta, Georgia, who had 192 three-pointers with the Nuggets through the 1996-97 period.

Porter Jr. created a few a few-ideas in the contest. He built Nuggets background with 3 minutes and nine seconds still left in the fourth quarter. Porter Jr.’s history breaking shot was a 25 foot leap shot with Aaron Gordon of San Jose, California buying up the guide. Porter Jr.’s 192 three-ideas this period came in 478 makes an attempt.

In the Nuggets gain around the Knicks, Porter Jr. led the crew with 31 points. He manufactured 13 of 16 field plans, three of six a few level tries, and two totally free throws. Porter Jr. also experienced eight rebounds and was a +25.

In 2023-24, Porter Jr. is averaging 17.1 points for each match, 7 rebounds for each recreation, and 1.5 assists for each sport. He also has a subject intention proportion of .493, 3-place percentage of .404 and a cost-free throw proportion of .830.

Even although Porter Jr. established the Nuggets file, it is only the 169th most 3 tips in a solitary time. Stephen Curry of Akron, Ohio, who is the all-time chief for most a few-pointers in a profession with 3691, has the single time report with 402 in 2015-16 although with the Golden State Warriors.

With the gain, the Nuggets enhanced to a document of 49 wins and 21 losses. They are tied with the Oklahoma City Thunder for the very best report in the Western Conference.

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