Commentary

Is Curry the best shooter ever?

Updated: April 26, 2013, 5:13 PM ET
By Kevin Pelton | ESPN Insider

With each big performance like Tuesday's Game 2 in Denver, when he scored 30 points on 13-of-23 shooting to lead the Golden State Warriors to victory, Stephen Curry builds his résumé as arguably the greatest shooter the NBA has ever seen. After Curry broke the single-season record for 3-pointers by hitting 272, he's been called the best shooter in the league by his coach Mark Jackson, and the best shooter ever by Insider's Chris Palmer.