What did Stephen Curry, Kyrie Irving and D.J. Augustin have in common in 2018-19?
They were the only three point guards in the NBA who attempted a minimum of 300 3-pointers in the regular season and shot better than 40 percent on those attempts. Curry shot 43.7 percent on 810 attempts, Irving 40.1 percent on 434 tries and Augustin 42.1 percent on 311 attempts.
Furthermore, Augustin ranked second in the NBA, behind Curry, in pull-up 3-point percentage among regular starting point guards. He made 38.9 percent of his pull-up threes, ahead of Eric Bledsoe (38.