Thompson was 19-for-25 in the final round and 18-for-25 in the first, putting him at 74 percent on the night.
He and Thompson have helped the Warriors get off to a 48-4 start this season, making them the heavy favorites to repeat.
After Towns hoisted the trophy, Green, Davis and Cousins joined him on the podium to celebrate.
As many had expected, it came down to Curry and Thompson.That's what it took to beat Curry, who hunting sweepstakes contests set the NBA single-season record with 286 3-pointers last season and is on pace to obliterate that mark this season.So the pressure was on Thompson, and he delivered.This is for all the bigs out there, with the game changing the way it is, to show that bigs can stand up with guards and skill-wise."."Back-to-back years for the 'Splash Brothers Thompson said.Really, the only title Curry probably wants to defend is his NBA championship anyway.McCollum and Bucks' Khris Middleton were eliminated early.Bradley Beal in the final tiebreaker in last year's 3 Point Shootout Contest.Phoenix's Devin Booker was third, with 16 points in the final round.
He beat the Rockets' James Harden and.J.
JJ Redick made 9 consecutive shots in the first round, but he stepped into the line in the last 3 shots of the fourth rack.
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