Buddy Hield will be in the 3-Point Shooting Contest at the NBA All-Star Weekend

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The Sacramento Kings point guard Buddy Hield have accepted the invitation to participate in the Three-Point Shooting Contest at the upcoming NBA All-Star Weekend in Charlotte.

The Three-Point Shootout will be held on Saturday, February 16, before the annual All-Star game.

This season, the 26-year-old player is averaging 20.3 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.2 assists, while shooting at 46.0 percent from three in 31.4 minutes of action.