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He Can't Miss!': One Man Just Made NBA History -- Watch How He Did It

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"It was like watching an atom split on the hardwood."

Golden State Warriors' Klay Thompson (11) shoots over Sacramento Kings' Jason Thompson (34) and Ray McCallum (3) during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. Thompson set an NBA record, scoring 37 points in the third quarter, the most in a quarter in league history. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

On Friday night, basketball history was made.

Klay Thompson led the Golden State Warriors to victory against the Sacramento Kings Friday night single-handedly by scoring a record-breaking number of points: 37 in one quarter.

That's more than any NBA player has ever scored in a single quarter.

Golden State Warriors' Klay Thompson during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

As SBNation's Seth Rosenthal put it, "This may honestly be the densest hot streak in the history of professional basketball. It was like watching an atom split on the hardwood."

"He can't miss!" one announcer exclaims after Thompson sinks his umpteenth 3-point shot, while the other says, "I've never seen a shooting display like this."

Watch every single third-quarter basket Thompson scored below:

The previous NBA single-quarter scoring record was 33, scored by George Gervin in 1978.

On Twitter, fans and fellow NBA players quickly posted stats and their amazed reactions.

Meanwhile, Thompson's dad couldn't help but grin as he watched his son make history.

The final score of Friday's game: Golden State 126, Sacramento 101.

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