Bang! Clank! Boom! Is there a masonry convention in town? Nope, it’s the NBA’s worst shooters putting up shot after shot, despite their horrible results. Call them “gunners,” “bricklayers” or whatever you want, just don’t call them good shooters. We’re going to take a look at the most prolific bad shooters in the league, based on their distance from the basket.
We’ll look at six different categories and show you the “top” three in each location. Some of the names may shock you, while others are no surprise at all. One thing to note — we’ve put a minimum of 25 attempts to qualify (unless noted), so as to eliminate some of the outliers.
I really don’t think this is what coach Gregg Popovich meant when he said, “give me some nasty!” But, that’s what you’re going to get. Let’s get right to it!