Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Steve Nash: Is His Era of NBA Superstardom Over?


Adding to this, Nash is by far the best shooter in NBA history. It’s barely even debatable. There is something called the 50-40-90 club, which is 50 percent field goal percentage, 40 percent three point percentage and 90 percent free throw percentage.

This has only been done nine times in history.

Four of them were by Nash, two by Bird and one each by Nowitzki, Mark Price and Reggie Miller (Isn’t it weird that they are all white? Yes, Reggie Miller is white, I don’t care what the color of his skin is). Nash was also the only one to attempt over 300 three pointers a season and reach this statistical plateau. He has the four best three point percentages out of the group and the top two free throw percentages. FULL ARTICLE