Posted: Fri December 6, 2013 10:20PM; Updated: Fri December 6, 2013 10:20PM

Kyle Korver sets NBA mark, 90 straight games with a 3

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Kyle Korver of the Atlanta Hawks.
Kyle Korver hit a three-pointer in his 90th straight game, setting an NBA record dating back to 1996.

ATLANTA (AP) -- Hawks swingman Kyle Korver has set an NBA record by making a 3-pointer in his 90th straight game.

Korver hit the shot Friday night for Atlanta in the first quarter against Cleveland. He broke the mark of 89 games in a row set by Dana Barros from 1994-96.

Korver is an 11-year veteran from Creighton. He missed his first 3-point shot against the Cavs before hitting.

He entered the game having made 46.7 percent of his 3-point tries (233-for-499) during the streak.

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