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 March 22, 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. Stephen Curry 3.94 272 2017 69 9.88
3. Stephen Curry 3.58 286 2015 80 8.08
4. Stephen Curry 3.49 272 2013 78 7.69
5. Klay Thompson 3.45 276 2016 80 8.13
6. Ray Allen 3.45 269 2006 78 8.37
7. Eric Gordon 3.38 220 2017 65 8.94
8. Klay Thompson 3.37 229 2017 68 8.12
9. Stephen Curry 3.35 261 2014 78 7.88
10. Ray Allen 3.32 229 2002 69 7.65
11. Kyle Lowry 3.30 185 2017 56 7.93
12. Dennis Scott 3.26 267 1996 82 7.66
13. George McCloud 3.25 257 1996 79 8.58
14. Isaiah Thomas 3.23 213 2017 66 8.48
15. James Harden 3.21 228 2017 71 9.11
16. Klay Thompson 3.10 239 2015 77 7.08
17. Damian Lillard 3.05 229 2016 75 8.13
18. Ray Allen 3.00 165 2007 55 8.05
Peja Stojakovic 3.00 231 2008 77 6.81
20. Bradley Beal 2.99 200 2017 67 7.36
21. Jason Richardson 2.96 243 2008 82 7.30
22. Peja Stojakovic 2.96 240 2004 81 6.84
23. Kyle Korver 2.95 221 2015 75 5.99
24. Kemba Walker 2.90 203 2017 70 7.27
25. Mike Miller 2.89 202 2007 70 7.11
Player
3-Pointers Made Total
3-Pointers Made
Season Games Total
3-Pointers Attempted
26. Wesley Matthews 2.88 173 2015 60 7.42
27. James Harden 2.88 236 2016 82 8.01
28. Quentin Richardson 2.86 226 2005 79 7.99
29. Mookie Blaylock 2.85 231 1996 81 7.69
30. Mookie Blaylock 2.83 221 1997 78 7.74
Nick Young 2.83 170 2017 60 7.02
32. Reggie Miller 2.83 229 1997 81 6.62
33. Baron Davis 2.79 187 2004 67 8.69
34. Rashard Lewis 2.79 226 2008 81 6.83
35. Rashard Lewis 2.78 220 2009 79 7.01
36. Mitch Richmond 2.78 225 1996 81 6.36
37. Gilbert Arenas 2.77 205 2007 74 7.89
38. Kyle Korver 2.76 226 2005 82 6.80
39. Dee Brown 2.76 135 1999 49 7.12
40. Kyle Lowry 2.75 212 2016 77 7.10
41. Klay Thompson 2.75 223 2014 81 6.60
42. Ryan Anderson 2.75 184 2017 67 6.91
43. Damon Jones 2.74 225 2005 82 6.35
44. Antoine Walker 2.74 222 2002 81 7.96
45. Antoine Walker 2.73 221 2001 81 7.44
46. Ryan Anderson 2.72 166 2012 61 6.92
47. Danny Granger 2.72 182 2009 67 6.72
48. John Starks 2.71 217 1995 80 7.64
49. Tim Hardaway 2.71 168 1995 62 7.16
50. Damian Lillard 2.71 176 2017 65 7.45

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