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Damian Lillard ties NBA Playoff record with 8 3-pointers in a half

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No matter what the studies say, the hot hand exists.

Case in point, Damian Lillard's first-half against the Denver Nuggets in Game 2 of their first-round series.

The Blazers point guard tied an NBA Playoff record-making eight three-pointers in a half, shooting 8-11 from three-point range en route to 32 first-half points.

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Here are all eight makes, including a 37-footer that shook social media. 

Lillard tied Vince Carter who made eight three-pointers in the first half on May 11, 2001 against the Philadelphia 76ers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals.