Stephen Curry snaps one of his records that lasted 157 consecutive games

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Stephen Curry is well on his way to being regarded as one of the greatest shooters of all-time, particularly from three-point range.

Curry set the NBA record for three-pointers made in a regular season with 272 back in 2013. He surpassed that record in 2015 with 286, and again in 2016 with 402.

He has also broken the record for combined three-pointers alongside Klay Thompson three times.

However, last night against the L.A. Lakers, one of Curry's records came to an unfortunate close.

After the Warriors point guard went 0-of-10 from three-point land in the Dubs 117-97 loss at the Staples Center, Curry went scoreless from three for the first time in a regular-season game since Nov 11, 2014, against the San Antonio Spurs, snapping his record at 157 games.

"That was a cool little ride," Curry said. "Would have loved to finish my career making one every game, but hey, start a new one. What was it, like two years? Kind of weird not to make one, but I will keep shooting."

The longest active streak in the NBA now belongs to Clippers sharpshooting guard J.J. Redick, who has 61 straight games with a three-pointer.

It is still a phenomenal run from Curry and given the fact that he is only 28-years-old, chances are he has plenty of time to better his achievement and cement his legacy in shooting.

Draymond Green
Golden State Warriors
Pacific Division
Western Conference
Stephen Curry
Andre Iguodala
Klay Thompson
Kevin Durant
Oklahoma City Thunder
Northwest Division

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