OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - FEBRUARY 27: After scoring the winning three-point shot Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors celebrates during the overtime period of a NBA game against the Oklahoma City Thunder at the Chesapeake Energy Arena on February 27, 2016 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The Warriors won 121-118 in overtime. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by J Pat Carter/Getty Images)

Stephen Curry sinks Thunder with long-range jumper from outer space

You won’t see many game-winning shots like the one reigning MVP Stephen Curry hit on Saturday night to defeat the Thunder 121-118 in overtime.

Curry, who casually dropped another 46 points on the game like it was no big deal, on a 14-of-24 shooting performance, didn’t need the extra seconds to get a better shot or to hook up a teammate who was closer to the basket.

Nope, instead, Curry elected to just pull up from nearly 40 feet out and roughly 2.5 seconds remaining in the game. And you probably know where this is going.

Curry, of course, celebrated like a boss after draining the shot and lifting the Warriors to victory.

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