Klay Thompson finishes second in Three-Point Contest

Klay Thompson finishes second in Three-Point Contest

The JBL Three-Point Contest is one of the most entertaining and anticipated events of All-Star Weekend.

He started off strong, and finished even better.

The fourth participant to shoot in the first round, Booker caught fire at the top of the key, carrying the momentum through the final two racks to finish with 19 points and advance to the championship round. The other finalist, the Clippers' Tobias Harris, earned a score of 17 points.

Booker faced Los Angeles Clippers forward Tobias Harris and Golden State Warriors guard and 2016 victor of the three-point contest Klay Thompson in the final round.

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This marked the sixth-straight year that the Warriors sent a player to the Three-Point Contest, with Curry and Thompson both winning it once. Nobody managed to break 20 points the entire first round, and that continued all the way up until Booker came alive.

The Suns shooting guard hit 20 out his 30 attempted shots and walked away with a record 28 points. "I wanted to go out there and make a name for myself".

Devin Booker of the Phoenix Suns won the 3-point contest on Saturday night, with a record 28 points in the final round.

"So I'm glad I could win it".

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