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Joe Harris is first Brooklyn player with rare 3-point feat

Joe Harris of the Brooklyn Nets is the first player in franchise history to log in at least three 3-pointers in six consecutive games.

Joe Harris started his 3-pointer shooting streak on Dec. 14 in the Nets’ win over the Washington Wizards. In his streak, the 27-year-old never shot below 40 percent. More importantly, the Nets only lost one game during his six-game hot streak from downtown.

In his third season with the Nets, Harris is averaging 13.3 points on 49.7 percent from the field and 47.1 percent from 3-point country, to go along with 3.5 rebounds, and 2.5 assists per game.

Teammate Jared Dudley commended Harris for his 3-point shooting ability. The veteran compared him to JJ Reddick, particularly his off-ball movement and expertise coming off screens. Per Tom Dowd of

“Joe Harris now is the modern JJ Redick now basically,” said Jared Dudley after the Lakers game. “He’s taking over, coming off a lot of ball screens, can put it down. The thing about him compared to JJ, I think we all can say his layup package, going into the lane, finishing, is one of the better on our team.

Joe Harris has a chance to extend his streak to seven games on Wednesday as his team goes up against the Charlotte Hornets.

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