NBA Single Game Leaders and Records for 3-Pt Field Goal Attempts

Active players are listed in bold
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.
Three-Point FGA since 1978-79 (1967-68 for ABA)

Single game leaders since the 1983-84 season.

Table
Rank Player 3PADate Tm
1. Klay Thompson24 2018-10-29 GSW
2. James Harden23 2019-03-30 HOU
  James Harden23 2019-01-03 HOU
4. Marcus Smart22 2020-01-18 BOS
  James Harden22 2019-11-16 HOU
  James Harden22 2019-02-13 HOU
  J.R. Smith22 2014-04-06 NYK
8. Danny Green21 2021-01-12 PHI
  Buddy Hield21 2019-11-25 SAC
  Kobe Bryant*21 2016-04-13 LAL
  Damon Stoudamire21 2005-04-15 POR
12. Stephen Curry20 2021-02-17 GSW
  Damian Lillard20 2020-01-20 POR
  James Harden20 2020-01-08 HOU
  James Harden20 2019-12-03 HOU
  James Harden20 2019-01-23 HOU
  Stephen Curry20 2019-01-05 GSW
  Vince Carter20 2006-12-11 NJN
  George McCloud20 1996-03-05 DAL
  Michael Adams20 1991-04-12 DEN
21. Stephen Curry19 2021-04-17 GSW
  Jaylen Brown19 2021-03-21 BOS
  Stephen Curry19 2021-02-11 GSW
  Stephen Curry19 2021-02-06 GSW
  James Harden19 2020-01-14 HOU
  James Harden19 2019-12-21 HOU
  James Harden19 2019-11-09 HOU
  Stephen Curry19 2019-03-29 GSW
  James Harden19 2019-01-19 HOU
  James Harden19 2019-01-16 HOU
  Stephen Curry19 2019-01-13 GSW
  James Harden19 2018-12-22 HOU
  James Harden19 2017-04-07 HOU
  Stephen Curry19 2016-04-13 GSW
  Kyrie Irving19 2015-01-28 CLE
  Donyell Marshall19 2005-03-13 TOR
  Dennis Scott19 1993-04-13 ORL
38. Stephen Curry18 2021-04-12 GSW
  Buddy Hield18 2021-01-13 SAC
  Damian Lillard18 2020-08-06 POR
  James Harden18 2019-12-11 HOU
  James Harden18 2019-10-26 HOU
  Stephen Curry18 2019-03-18 GSW
  James Harden18 2019-03-03 HOU
  James Harden18 2019-02-28 HOU
  Stephen Curry18 2019-01-31 GSW
  James Harden18 2019-01-29 HOU
  James Harden18 2018-12-27 HOU
  James Harden18 2018-11-11 HOU
  Taurean Prince18 2018-04-10 ATL
  Allen Crabbe18 2018-02-10 BRK
  J.R. Smith18 2009-04-13 DEN
  Kobe Bryant*18 2003-01-07 LAL
  Dee Brown18 1999-04-28 TOR
  Joe Dumars*18 1994-11-08 DET
56. Damian Lillard17 2021-02-20 POR
  Coby White17 2021-02-10 CHI
  Damian Lillard17 2021-01-30 POR
  Damian Lillard17 2020-08-11 POR
  James Harden17 2020-02-29 HOU
  Buddy Hield17 2020-01-20 SAC
  James Harden17 2020-01-20 HOU
  James Harden17 2019-12-07 HOU
  Ben McLemore17 2019-12-05 HOU
  James Harden17 2019-11-27 HOU
  Zach LaVine17 2019-11-23 CHI
  D'Angelo Russell17 2019-11-08 GSW
  James Harden17 2019-03-20 HOU
  Stephen Curry17 2019-02-28 GSW
  Paul George17 2019-02-14 OKC
  Jordan Clarkson17 2019-02-13 CLE
  James Harden17 2019-02-11 HOU
  Kemba Walker17 2019-02-09 CHO
  Stephen Curry17 2019-01-16 GSW
  James Harden17 2019-01-13 HOU
  James Harden17 2019-01-05 HOU
  James Harden17 2018-12-29 HOU
  Stephen Curry17 2018-12-22 GSW
  Gerald Green17 2018-04-11 HOU
  Wayne Ellington17 2018-03-14 MIA
  James Harden17 2017-11-01 HOU
  Eric Gordon17 2017-01-18 HOU
  Stephen Curry17 2016-11-07 GSW
  Robert Covington17 2016-04-10 PHI
  Kyle Lowry17 2015-12-17 TOR
  Wesley Matthews17 2015-12-06 DAL
  Kobe Bryant*17 2015-12-01 LAL
  J.R. Smith17 2015-04-05 CLE
  Terrence Ross17 2014-01-25 TOR
  J.R. Smith17 2013-12-18 NYK
  J.R. Smith17 2009-12-23 DEN
  Kobe Bryant*17 2008-03-28 LAL
  Mike Miller17 2007-02-21 MEM
  Ray Allen*17 2007-01-23 SEA
  Quentin Richardson17 2005-01-04 PHO
  Ray Allen*17 2002-12-09 MIL
  Antoine Walker17 2001-12-11 BOS
  Gary Payton*17 1999-12-23 SEA
  Dennis Scott17 1996-04-18 ORL
  Vernon Maxwell17 1996-04-08 PHI
  George McCloud17 1996-03-29 DAL
  Dennis Scott17 1996-01-09 ORL
  Vernon Maxwell17 1994-12-17 HOU