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James Jones, Kevin Love highlight 3-point contest

The NBA announced its All-Star Weekend 3-point contest field this afternoon, headlined by defending champion James Jones and Western Conference All-Star Kevin Love.

Jones won the contest last year with 20 points in the final round, topping Paul Pierce and Ray Allen.

Joining Jones and Love in the field are Joe Johnson, Ryan Anderson, Anthony Morrow and Mario Chalmers.

Chalmers (46.3 percent) is shooting the highest percentage from three of any of this year's participants. Anderson (42.1 percent), Morrow (42.0 percent) and Jones (40.4 percent) are also shooting over 40 percent.

If Jones manages to defend his title, he'd be the seventh player to do so. Jason Kapono was the last, winning the contest in 2007 and 2008. Larry Bird (1986-88) and Craig Hodges (1990-92) are the only three-time winners.

The Foot Locker 3-point contest will be held on Feb. 25 at the Amway Center.

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