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Lebron James, NBA Stars congratulate Stephen Curry as he finally breaks Ray Allen’s All time three points record

The Golden State Warriors starman broke the leagues all time three point record in their last night’s victory against the New York Knicks.

33-year-old Basketball superstar, Stephen Curry needed just one more three pointer on the night to equal NBA legend – Ray Allen’s all time record of 2973 points.

The incredible Golden State Warriors player actually broke the record in the first quarter of last night’s match and in total made five(three pointers) on the night.

Golden State Warrior’s talisman Stephen Curry

“I appreciate so much the way the fans embraced the moment with me and let me get kind of lost in it.

“There was a lot of emotion for sure because I know how much work has gone into this, dreaming big from the time I first picked up a basketball,” Curry said.

Warriors coach Steve Kerr said there was “an outpouring of love and support” for Curry as a “beautiful moment” played out in his side’s 105-96 win at the famous Maddison Square Garden.

Lebron James hailed Stephen Curry for his record breaking achievement
Lebron James hailed Stephen Curry for his record breaking achievement

Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James was among a number of big NBA names to quickly tweet, posting: “Just landed in Dallas to see Stephen Curry broke the record and to make it even doper he did it in the Garden!! Wow congrats brother!! Incredible.”

Lebron James (Twitter/Lebron James)
Lebron James (Twitter/Lebron James)

Brooklyn Nets talisman Kevin Durant posted: “2974…more on the way. Congrats to the God Stephen Curry”,

Kevin Durant's message to Stephen Curry (Twitter/Kevin Durant)
Kevin Durant’s message to Stephen Curry (Twitter/Kevin Durant)
Kevin Durant is also a former teammate of Golden Sate Warriors' Stephen Curry
Kevin Durant is also a former teammate of Golden Sate Warriors’ Stephen Curry

Then also, NBA legend Magic Johnson thanked Curry for “revolutionising basketball”.

Curry beat his chest as he celebrated his moment of history and then hugged his father Dell, a former NBA player.

Stephen Curry hugs his father after making the shot that broke the NBA three point record
Stephen Curry hugs his father after making the shot that broke the NBA three point record

He eclipsed the 2,973 mark in his 789th career game, while NBA legend, Allen – who had set the record in 2011 – achieved his in 1,300 appearances.

“Basketball history, this is pretty special.

These two, legends. I watched them growing up and understood what it meant to shoot the ball because of them and my dad.

“Full-circle moment, man. I’m blessed, blessed for sure.” Curry said.

Tuesday’s win keeps Golden State Warriors top of the Western Conference with 23 wins and five defeats this season.

Olafare Michael Oluwabukolahttps://t.me/notchplug
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