A Statistical Case for 3s
3s shooting percentages equivalent to 2s shooting percentages as per equal points scored. Thus taking 20 shots, the following is equal percentages:
What does this mean? Ask the Miami Heat with a 27-game win streak and an NBA championship in 2012. The Heat scores a high percentage of 2-point shooting and second highest percentage scoring of 3-point shooting. This has impact implications for the next generation of basketball style play. Simply put, either a high percentage 2s or an open look 3s.