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Kyle Korver
PPG RPG APG
12.1 4.1 2.6
Team: AtlantaHeight: 6-7 Born: 3/17/1981
Position: G-FWeight: 212 Birthplace: Lakewood, California
College: CreightonDraft: 2nd Round 22nd pick by Nets (2003)


Latest News
May 23 11:15 AM PT12:15 PM MT1:15 PM CT2:15 PM ET18:15 GMT2:15 11:15 AM MST1:15 PM EST22:15 UAE20:1514:15 ET1:15 PM CT17:15 - Korver is done for the NBA playoffs because of an ankle injury, dealing another blow to a team that already trails Cleveland 2-0 in the Eastern Conference final. The Hawks announced Saturday that Korver has a severe high right ankle sprain. A foot and ankle specialist will determine the best court of treatment, but he definitely won't play again in the postseason.
Analysis: Korver rolled his right ankle during a scramble for a loose ball late in the third quarter of Game 2 Friday night. He hobbled off the court, went straight to the locker room and didn't return. The 34-year-old Korver was selected for his first All-Star Game this season and became Atlanta's top 3-point threat. But he struggled to get open looks in the playoffs.
May 1 7:54 PM PT8:54 PM MT9:54 PM CT10:54 PM ET2:54 GMT10:54 7:54 PM MST9:54 PM EST6:54 UAE (+1)04:5422:54 ET9:54 PM CT1:54 - Korver scored 20 points and hit three of his six 3-pointers during a series-deciding run Friday.
Analysis: Korver could find it difficult to get untracked against Wizards coach Randy Wittman's defensive schemes in the next round so stay tuned.
Mar. 16 9:35 PM PT10:35 PM MT11:35 PM CT12:35 AM ET4:35 GMT12:35 9:35 PM MST11:35 PM EST8:35 UAE05:350:35 ET10:35 PM CT3:35 - Korver, one of the Hawks' regular starters, left Sunday's game with a broken nose after taking an offensive foul from Ed Davis with 8:59 left in the first half.
Analysis: The injury ended a streak of 51 consecutive games with a 3-pointer by Korver, who missed both of his shots from behind the arc. The 12-year veteran also owns an NBA-record streak of 127 games with a 3-point field goal. It began with his second game in a Hawks uniform, and ended on March 5, 2014, at Portland.
Mar. 16 7:29 AM PT8:29 AM MT9:29 AM CT10:29 AM ET14:29 GMT22:29 7:29 AM MST9:29 AM EST18:29 UAE15:2910:29 ET8:29 AM CT13:29 - Korver returned to the lineup Sunday against San Antonio with protective gear on his face to cover a broken nose. Korver was sidelined three games after getting injured in a road win last week against the Los Angeles Lakers.
Analysis: Korver, a 12th-year veteran, leads the NBA with a 50.1 shooting rate on 3-point attempts.
Mar. 10 9:45 PM PT10:45 PM MT11:45 PM CT12:45 AM ET4:45 GMT12:45 9:45 PM MST11:45 PM EST8:45 UAE05:450:45 ET10:45 PM CT3:45 - Korver had 20 points while going 6 for 8 from 3-point range in Monday's win over the Kings.
Analysis: Korver had averaged 7.0 points and missed 17 of 24 from beyond the arc over his previous four games. He got back on track after resting in Saturday's loss at Philadelphia.
Feb. 26 9:10 PM PT10:10 PM MT11:10 PM CT12:10 AM ET5:10 GMT13:10 10:10 PM MST12:10 AM EST9:10 UAE06:100:10 ET11:10 PM CT4:10 - Korver finished with 16 points in Wednesday's 104-87 win over Dallas.
Analysis: Korver shot 4 of 10 from beyond the arc, moving him one past Stephen Curry for the NBA lead with 171 made 3s.
Feb. 21 9:23 PM PT10:23 PM MT11:23 PM CT12:23 AM ET5:23 GMT13:23 10:23 PM MST12:23 AM EST9:23 UAE06:230:23 ET11:23 PM CT3:23 - Korver finished with 11 points on 3-of-13 shooting in Friday's ugly 105-80 loss to Toronto.
Analysis: Korver has averaged just 8.8 points on 32.4 percent from the field during Atlanta's 1-3 slide.
Feb. 7 9:40 PM PT10:40 PM MT11:40 PM CT12:40 AM ET5:40 GMT13:40 10:40 PM MST12:40 AM EST9:40 UAE06:400:40 ET11:40 PM CT3:40 - Korver had 17 points and was 5 of 9 from 3-point range in Friday's win versus Golden State.
Analysis: Korver is shooting an absurd 53.3 percent from deep this season and that mark could be on the way up as he's hit 57.1 percent of his 3-pointers over his last 14 contests.
Jan. 18 9:48 PM PT10:48 PM MT11:48 PM CT12:48 AM ET5:48 GMT13:48 10:48 PM MST12:48 AM EST9:48 UAE06:480:48 ET11:48 PM CT3:48 - Korver drilled a season-best seven 3-pointers on Saturday.
Analysis: Korver finished as Atlanta's leading scorer (24 points) in the win over Chicago, and was just one 3-pointer shy of tying his career-high.
Dec. 3 10:29 PM PT11:29 PM MT12:29 AM CT1:29 AM ET6:29 GMT14:29 11:29 PM MST1:29 AM EST10:29 UAE07:291:29 ET12:29 AM CT4:29 - Korver matched a season high with six 3-pointers on seven attempts, scoring 24 points in Tuesday's win over Boston.
Analysis: Korver is shooting 57.8 percent from 3-point range and has shown no sign recently of slowing down, going 14 for 21 over his last four games.
Nov. 26 11:41 AM PT12:41 PM MT1:41 PM CT2:41 PM ET19:41 GMT3:41 12:41 PM MST2:41 PM EST23:41 UAE20:4114:41 ET1:41 PM CT17:41 - The NBA has changed several numbers after a rough night for the stats crew at the game between the Atlanta Hawks and Washington Wizards.
Analysis: Korver went 0 of 4 from the field, not 0 for 3. And Washington's Paul Pierce was 6 for 16, not 6 for 14.
Nov. 15 9:52 PM PT10:52 PM MT11:52 PM CT12:52 AM ET5:52 GMT13:52 10:52 PM MST12:52 AM EST9:52 UAE06:520:52 ET11:52 PM CT3:52 - Korver continued his ridiculous start from long distance, going 4 of 5 from deep for 12 points in Friday's win over Miami.
Analysis: Korver is 30 for 52 (57.7 percent) from beyond the arc this season while averaging a career-high 16.1 points. He looks primed to challenge his own NBA single-season 3-point percentage record of 53.6 from 2009-10.
Nov. 13 9:43 PM PT10:43 PM MT11:43 PM CT12:43 AM ET5:43 GMT13:43 10:43 PM MST12:43 AM EST9:43 UAE06:430:43 ET11:43 PM CT3:43 - Korver had 17 points to go with 10 rebounds and six assists in Wednesday's win over Utah.
Analysis: Korver is averaging 20.3 points over the last four games, during which he's gone 17 of 32 from 3-point range.

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