The Rockets’ Eric Gordon wins the 3-point contest at the NBA’s All-Star weekend in New Orleans.
Gordon, who played for the Pelicans for five seasons, won the three-point contest for the first time in his career in the arena he played for over the course of five seasons.
Gordon and Kyrie faced each other in the final round and tied at 20 points. In the tiebreaker, Gordon was able to accumulate a comfortable lead with time on the clock to spare. Gordon defeated Iring 21-18 in the tiebreaking round. Teammate James Harden was super excited. Watch the video:
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