NBA All-Time 3-Pointers Made Leaders: Single Regular Season Per Game Average

List with the stats for the top 50 players with the best single season 3-pointers made per game average in NBA history.

Notes: - These stats were updated on December 15, 2017
- The NBA adopted the 3-point line in the 1979-80 season.
- This list includes players with some minimum requirements

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NBA All-Time 3-Pointers Made Leaders:
Single Regular Season Per Game Average - Top 50

Player
3-Pointers Made Total
3-Pointers Made
Season Games Total
3-Pointers Attempted
1. Stephen Curry 5.09 402 2016 79 11.22
2. James Harden 4.35 113 2018 26 10.81
3. Stephen Curry 4.10 324 2017 79 9.99
4. Stephen Curry 3.61 83 2018 23 9.48
5. Stephen Curry 3.58 286 2015 80 8.08
6. Stephen Curry 3.49 272 2013 78 7.69
7. Klay Thompson 3.48 101 2018 29 7.38
8. Klay Thompson 3.45 276 2016 80 8.13
9. Ray Allen 3.45 269 2006 78 8.37
10. Klay Thompson 3.44 268 2017 78 8.29
11. Stephen Curry 3.35 261 2014 78 7.88
12. Ray Allen 3.32 229 2002 69 7.65
13. Eric Gordon 3.28 246 2017 75 8.81
14. Robert Covington 3.27 85 2018 26 7.96
15. Dennis Scott 3.26 267 1996 82 7.66
16. George McCloud 3.25 257 1996 79 8.58
17. James Harden 3.23 262 2017 81 9.33
18. Isaiah Thomas 3.22 245 2017 76 8.50
19. Kyle Lowry 3.22 193 2017 60 7.80
20. Klay Thompson 3.10 239 2015 77 7.08
21. Eric Gordon 3.08 74 2018 24 9.46
22. Damian Lillard 3.05 229 2016 75 8.13
23. Paul George 3.04 79 2018 26 7.46
24. Kemba Walker 3.04 240 2017 79 7.62
25. Ray Allen 3.00 165 2007 55 8.05
Player
3-Pointers Made Total
3-Pointers Made
Season Games Total
3-Pointers Attempted
Peja Stojakovic 3.00 231 2008 77 6.81
27. Jason Richardson 2.96 243 2008 82 7.30
28. Peja Stojakovic 2.96 240 2004 81 6.84
29. Kyle Korver 2.95 221 2015 75 5.99
30. Kyle Lowry 2.93 79 2018 27 7.56
31. Rodney Hood 2.90 58 2018 20 6.90
32. Bradley Beal 2.90 223 2017 77 7.17
33. Mike Miller 2.89 202 2007 70 7.11
34. Wesley Matthews 2.88 173 2015 60 7.42
35. James Harden 2.88 236 2016 82 8.01
36. Quentin Richardson 2.86 226 2005 79 7.99
37. Damian Lillard 2.86 80 2018 28 8.14
38. Damian Lillard 2.85 214 2017 75 7.72
39. Mookie Blaylock 2.85 231 1996 81 7.69
40. Ryan Anderson 2.83 204 2017 72 7.03
Mookie Blaylock 2.83 221 1997 78 7.74
Nick Young 2.83 170 2017 60 7.02
43. Reggie Miller 2.83 229 1997 81 6.62
44. Baron Davis 2.79 187 2004 67 8.69
45. Rashard Lewis 2.79 226 2008 81 6.83
46. Rashard Lewis 2.78 220 2009 79 7.01
47. Mitch Richmond 2.78 225 1996 81 6.36
48. Gilbert Arenas 2.77 205 2007 74 7.89
49. Kyle Korver 2.76 226 2005 82 6.80
50. Dee Brown 2.76 135 1999 49 7.12

Minimum requirements:
1946-47: 40 games
1947-48: 32 games
1948-49: 40 games
1949-50 to 1950-51: 46 games
1951-52: 44 games
1952-53 to 1956-57: 48 games
1957-58 to 1958-59: 55 games
1959-60: 60 games
1960-61: 55 games
1961-62 to 1968-69: 65 games
1969-70 to 1973-74: 70 games
1974-75 to 2012-13: 70 games or 0 3-pointers made
with the exceptions of
    1998-99: 43 games or 0 3-pointers made
    and 2011-12: 56 games or 0 3-pointers made
2013-14 to present: 58 games