NBA news: Watch PJ Washington break NBA record by scoring 7 3s

first_img WATCH US LIVE 10 months ago NBA: Portland Trail Blazers vs Denver Nuggets player ratings, result PJ Washington of Charlotte Hornets broke NBA’s record for most three-pointers made by any player during his debut. The rookie tied for the previous record for five-three pointers in the first half itself. He set the record by shooting his sixth three-pointer with just about one minute left for Q3 to end. He finished the match with 9-17 from the field and 7-11 from deep for 27 points. Charlotte Hornets beat Chicago Bulls 126-125 with Washington as their top scorer. Jake Layman (2016 Trail Blazers) and Donyell Marshall (1994 Timberwolves) were the previous record holders. Also read | NBA: LeBron James is the 8th highest-paid sportsperson in the world Devika Pawar 10 months ago NBA: Watch Kyrie Irving speed through Wolves defence 10 months ago NBA: LeBron James is the 8th highest-paid sportsperson in the world FOLLOW US SUBSCRIBE TO US Written By First Published: 24th October, 2019 13:45 IST Also read | 76ers top Celtics 107-93 in 1st battle of East favorites center_img 10 months ago Dream11 BOS vs PHI: Team news, predictions and other NBA updates Last Updated: 24th October, 2019 13:45 IST NBA News: Watch PJ Washington Break NBA Record By Scoring 7 3s PJ Washington broke the NBA record for most three-pointers scored by a player in their debut match after scoring seven three-point shots. Here are the details. In a post-match interview, Washington said that he was just concentrating on scoring good shots and was not aware of his record till he was told after the game. Last year, Washington was a sophomore and played for the Kentucky Wildcats. He scored more than twenty points in eight out of ten games he played in late January and early February. Washington averaged 18.3 points, 7.2 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 1.4 blocks in his last 18 games. Though Washington suffered from a sprained ankle and missed the first two NCAA Tournament games for Kentucky Bulls, he scored 16 points off the bench during Kentucky’s 62-58 Sweet 16 triumph over Houston. In April, Washington signed with Roc Nation Sports. Also read | Irving scores 50 but misses last shot, Wolves top Nets in OT COMMENT LIVE TV NBA 2019-20: PJ Washington breaks an NBA record Also read | Watch NBA chief Adam Silver present replica ring to a Raptors fan WE RECOMMEND 10 months ago NBA 2019-20: Live streaming details and broadcast schedule in Indialast_img read more