Davis Bertans is one of the best long-range shooters in the NBA. The Wizards should get him even more shots.

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Davis Bertans is one of the best long-range shooters in the NBA. The Wizards should get him even more shots.
Davis Bertans is one of the best long-range shooters in the NBA. The Wizards should get him even more shots.

Forward Davis Bertans, acquired from the San Antonio Spurs for essentially nothing, is off to a great start from long-range. Nicknamed the “Latvian Laser,” Bertans had already established himself as one of the game's best shooters. So far this season, Bertans is launching threes at a career-high rate, and with career-best accuracy. According to Basketball-Reference, Bertans is attempting 15.1 field goal attempts per 100 team possessions — 12.0 of those attempts are from three-point range. That's a three-point attempt rate of 79% — sixth highest so far this season among players with at least 100 minutes played. Bertans' 12.0 attempts per 100 team possessions ranks 12th so far this season, about

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