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 October 18, 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. Robert Covington 7.00 7 2018 1 11.00
2. Nick Young 6.00 6 2018 1 7.00
3. Stephen Curry 5.09 402 2016 79 11.22
4. Wesley Matthews 5.00 5 2018 1 9.00
5. Stephen Curry 4.10 324 2017 79 9.99
6. Marco Belinelli 4.00 4 2018 1 6.00
Mike Conley 4.00 4 2018 1 9.00
Pat Connaughton 4.00 4 2018 1 7.00
James Harden 4.00 8 2018 2 11.50
Tobias Harris 4.00 4 2018 1 7.00
Damian Lillard 4.00 4 2018 1 6.00
J.J. Redick 4.00 4 2018 1 8.00
D'Angelo Russell 4.00 4 2018 1 8.00
Klay Thompson 4.00 4 2018 1 7.00
Andrew Wiggins 4.00 4 2018 1 6.00
16. Stephen Curry 3.58 286 2015 80 8.08
17. Stephen Curry 3.49 272 2013 78 7.69
18. Klay Thompson 3.45 276 2016 80 8.13
19. Ray Allen 3.45 269 2006 78 8.37
20. Klay Thompson 3.44 268 2017 78 8.29
21. Stephen Curry 3.35 261 2014 78 7.88
22. Ray Allen 3.32 229 2002 69 7.65
23. Eric Gordon 3.28 246 2017 75 8.81
24. Dennis Scott 3.26 267 1996 82 7.66
25. George McCloud 3.25 257 1996 79 8.58
Player
3-Pointers Made Total
3-Pointers Made
Season Games Total
3-Pointers Attempted
26. James Harden 3.23 262 2017 81 9.33
27. Isaiah Thomas 3.22 245 2017 76 8.50
28. Kyle Lowry 3.22 193 2017 60 7.80
29. Klay Thompson 3.10 239 2015 77 7.08
30. Damian Lillard 3.05 229 2016 75 8.13
31. Kemba Walker 3.04 240 2017 79 7.62
32. Quincy Acy 3.00 3 2018 1 5.00
Ray Allen 3.00 165 2007 55 8.05
Jose Juan Barea 3.00 3 2018 1 5.00
Will Barton 3.00 3 2018 1 4.00
Jerryd Bayless 3.00 3 2018 1 7.00
Malcolm Brogdon 3.00 3 2018 1 5.00
DeMarcus Cousins 3.00 3 2018 1 9.00
Stephen Curry 3.00 3 2018 1 9.00
Yogi Ferrell 3.00 3 2018 1 4.00
Evan Fournier 3.00 3 2018 1 5.00
Langston Galloway 3.00 3 2018 1 6.00
Danny Green 3.00 3 2018 1 7.00
Gary Harris 3.00 3 2018 1 3.00
Buddy Hield 3.00 3 2018 1 7.00
Joe Ingles 3.00 3 2018 1 5.00
Kyrie Irving 3.00 6 2018 2 8.00
Kelly Oubre 3.00 3 2018 1 6.00
Terrence Ross 3.00 3 2018 1 7.00
Peja Stojakovic 3.00 231 2008 77 6.81
P.J. Tucker 3.00 6 2018 2 4.50

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