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Golden State Warriors set single-season record for made three-point shots

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The Golden State Warriors set another NBA record on Friday night as they beat the Dallas Mavericks 128-120 at the Oracle Arena. 

The Dubs ended the game with 21 made three-pointers and it helped them set a new record for shots from deep in a single season. 

They have executed 938 threes in 72 games as they sit on a 65-7 record. At their current pace, the Warriors are on course to finish the campaign with 1,068 buckets from behind the arc.

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It has been a simply incredible season for the defending champions, who are utilising the three to the best of its ability. 

They have sunk at least 20 threes in a game five times this season. To put that into context, the rest of the NBA combined has only achieved that tally twice. 

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The Splash Brothers Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson are a huge part of the record and have combined for a total of 594 as the two leading shooters from deep in the league.

Thirteen different players on the Golden State Warriors roster have nailed a shot from deep; even center Andrew Bogut is a perfect one from one. 

The Warriors are using the three-point shot in a way the NBA has never seen before and will be hoping their pinpoint accuracy from deep can lead them to back-to-back championship rings. 

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