Stephen Curry has the most games with 9 threes in NBA history

Steph Curry step back three

In the history of the league, a player has hit nine three-point shots in one game approximately 50 times. In his career, Stephen Curry is responsible for seven of those games, making him the NBA player with the most games with 9 threes.


Curry's Games with 9 3Pt FGM
Stephen Curry 3FGM Date Opponent W/L
Stephen Curry 9 04/02/2017 Washington Wizards W
Stephen Curry 9 01/28/2017 Los Angeles Clippers W
Stephen Curry 9 04/03/2016 Portland Trailblazers W
Stephen Curry 9 12/05/2015 Toronto Raptors W
Stephen Curry 9 11/27/2015 Phoenix Suns W
Stephen Curry 9 10/31/2013 Los Angeles Clippers L
Stephen Curry 9 4/12/2013 Los Angeles Lakers L

Before Curry marked his fourth NBA game with 9 threes, he was tied with Kobe Bryant and Ben Gordon, who both accomplished the “9 threes” in three games.


Here are all the players that have hit nine threes in one game multiple times:

9 Three Games by one player, multiple games
Player Games
Stephen Curry 7
Kobe Bryant 3
Ben Gordon 3
Mike Miller 2
Dennis Scott 2
Latrell Sprewell 2
J.R. Smith 2
Antoine Walker 2


As we wrote earlier in the week, Stephen Curry also owns the record for most games with “8 threes in one game”. To see the full list of players that have hit eight or more three-point field goals in one game — including the NBA record of 12, go to or our post listing the 20 players with 10 or more threes in a game.

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