It is definitely not easy to earn the reputation as a three-point sharpshooter in the NBA.
When I think of a sharpshooter, I think of a player who, every time he puts up a shot, it instantly looks like it’s going to go in. These players have the capability of making huge contributions for their teams very quickly.
A sharpshooter usually scores in bunches and provides a spark when his team needs a lift. These are also usually the players who are counted on to provide the final score when the game is on the line.
Having a three-point sharpshooter—like Mario Chalmers, for example—is crucial to the success of any team in the NBA. Here’s my list of the NBA’s most respected three-point shooters.