Ionescu missed his first shot from the far corner rack before making the next 20 consecutive shots. In the end, she made 25 of her 27 attempts in the competition. The guard for the New York Liberty broke Haliburton and Curry's record by scoring an incredible 37 points in the game's last round.
Ionescu is averaging 16.4 points per game and 5.8 rebounds per game this season. Additionally, she has posted a career-high three-point shooting percentage, making 46% of her attempts from beyond the arc.
The previous No. 1 pick was also chosen as a reserve for the All Star Game. She has now been chosen for the All Star Game twice in a row.