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Andrew PetersFebruary 18, 2024

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In a first-of-its-kind competitors, Steph Curry beat Sabrina Ionescu in the NBA vs. WNBA 3-Point Challenge at NBA All-Star Weekend Saturday night.

Ionescu went initially and came out hot, scoring 26 points, which would have sufficed to make the last in the Starry 3-Point Contest that Damian Lillard won. Ionescu utilized a WNBA-regulation ball, however she didn’t pull back from the difficulty of shooting from the NBA line, making her 26 points a lot more outstanding.

Ionescu definitely put pressure on Curry, and her efficiency stunned fans.

Bleacher Report @BleacherReport

United States enjoying Sabrina’s round: << a href="https://t.co/TzxEFZabin">> pic.twitter.com/TzxEFZabin

Inner Circle Productions @ImClique_

Sabrina secured craaaaaaaazy

Robin @Lo_SpeaksEZ

Nah Sabrina went off on that very first rack!

Jeemyll @jaypsg78

You informing me Sabrina could’ve won versus Dame?

Matt Ellentuck @mellentuck

sab shot as great as or much better than everybody not called stephen curry<< br><> < br>> okay lol

dawnstaley @dawnstaley

Heck Yeah SABRINA !! Way to represent!! << a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/WBBvsEVERYBODY?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">> #WBBvsEVERYBODY<

Curry showed why he’s the biggest shooter of all time throughout his effort. It was still anybody’s video game midway through Curry’s round, however he ignited late and sealed the win on his cash ball rack, scoring 29 points.

Golden State Warriors @warriors

STEPHEN CURRY WINS<< br>> STEPHEN CURRY WINS << a href="https://t.co/UwMQWrFzaT">> pic.twitter.com/UwMQWrFzaT

NBA @NBA

STEPHEN CURRY HEATS UP LATE TO WIN STEPHEN vs. SABRINA!<< br><> < br>> Curry: 29 PTS<< br>> Ionescu: 26 PTS<< br><> < br>> What. A. Battle. << a href="https://t.co/hRX4qElqQJ">> https://t.co/hRX4qElqQJ << a href="https://t.co/Uu9hmBhUhO">> pic.twitter.com/Uu9hmBhUhO

Robert Griffin III @RGIII

Sabrina Ionescu placed on for the << a href="https://twitter.com/WNBA?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">> @WNBA< < br>> Shot from the NBA 3 point line and scored simply as lots of as the NBA winner. Steph Curry is simply on a various level than the remainder of the Galaxy.

Depressed Lakers Fan @oprahsideclark

Steph Curry after Sabrina Ionescu set up 26 in the 3 point difficulty<< br> <> < a href="https://t.co/9XbcJiE5ZA">> pic.twitter.com/9XbcJiE5ZA

Master @DrGuru_

Greatest 3-point contest ratings tonight: << br><> < br>> Steph Curry – 29<< br><> < br>> Sabrina Ionescu – 26<< br>> Damian Lillard – 26<< br>> Trae Young – 26<< br>> Karl Anthony-Towns – 26<< br>> Tyrese Haliburton – 26<< br><> < br>> On another level < a href="https://t.co/SWwh0nXeOH">> pic.twitter.com/SWwh0nXeOH

JP13 @PooleOnBall

WARDELL STEPHEN CURRY II.<< br><> < br>> THE GREATEST SHOOTER THE WORLD HAS EVER SEEN.<< br><> < br>> THREE POINT KING. << a href="https://t.co/SoYAkGLqht">> pic.twitter.com/SoYAkGLqht

The occasion, which was bet charity, definitely delighted both NBA and WNBA fans, and it likely will not be the last time the NBA and WNBA integrate for competitors. Eventually Curry took home the win, however the night set the phase for an amazing future of three-point fights.

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