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WATCH: James Harden's incredible fullcourt sprint to beat Nuggets James Harden gets the rebound off the miss and goes the length of the court, sprinting past and through all five Nuggets players, for the game-winning layup with 2.4 seconds left as the Houston Rockets beat the Denver Nuggets 125-124 on 3/20/2017.
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James Harden has fantastic quote about idea of sitting out games

If James Harden’s beard could talk, it would probably say, “NO DAYS OFF!”On Monday, the Houston Rockets All-NBA guard dropped this great line about the idea of sitting out games down the stretch for rest like many of his fellow star players have been doing lately, per Mark Berman of KRIV. Harden isn’t just blowing hot air either as he’s appeared in all 70 of Houston’s...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockets GM throws shade at Russell Westbrook's MVP candidacy

The campaign for the NBA’s Most Valuable Player award is well and truly underway.Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweeted a comment Saturday in support of James Harden — a comment that rather obviously doubles as shade at Russell Westbrook. Westbrook could put together a 30-10-10 season, which is driving his MVP candidacy. Morey is pretty clearly trying to pump up...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Eat, Drink, Watch: A weekend of March Madness and more

It's been a long week. You're tired. You're hungry. You're thirsty. You just want to find something to watch and unwind only to find not only do you have too many games to choose from on any given night to watch, there is an entire catalog of shows and movies you can barely keep up on. When did our weekends turn into so much work?Let's make it simple. Here is what you want to eat...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen Curry: James Harden is NBA MVP this season

Stephen Curry is no stranger to the NBA MVP award.The Golden State Warriors star guard has claimed the honor twice in his young career, one of which awarded unanimously following the 2015-16 season.Despite having a solid campaign and the Warriors currently holding the league’s best record, Curry isn’t expected to be in MVP contention this season. It appears it’s a four-horse...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James checks into game after hearing James Harden MVP chants

LeBron James seemed to give us a glimpse of the competitive drive that helps make him the best player in the world.James’ Cleveland Cavaliers took on the Houston Rockets on the road Sunday in a nationally-televised game. James checked out of the game for a rest with 2:06 left in the first quarter and his team up 24-20. Less than two minutes later, he decided to check back in after...
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Harden breaks single-season turnover record held by … himself

James Harden, with six turnovers in the Houston Rockets’ 115-108 loss to the Utah Jazz on Wednesday, broke the NBA’s single-season turnover record, one held by … himself. With those turnovers in Wednesday’s loss, Harden, who otherwise is enjoying an MVP-caliber campaign, has 376 turnovers on the season with 17 games remaining. Last season when he broke the record, Harden...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook, James Harden, and the unconventional MVP race

Russell Westbrook has broken a lot of things this year: triple-double records, Basketball Twitter, the lengthy drought of NBA players failing to appear on-stage with Migos. However, there's something a little less well-publicized than those that we can add to the list: Basketball-Reference's MVP Projections.The MVP Projection uses a model that's based on previous MVP winners to use...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden reveals why he stopped dating Khloe Kardashian

Khloe Kardashian claimed last year that she broke up with James Harden because he was unfaithful, but the Houston Rockets star remembers the relationship ending on much different terms.In a wide-ranging feature from Lee Jenkins of Sports Illustrated, Harden opened up about dating a member of the Kardashian clan. Simply put, he doesn’t think it’s a coincidence that he is having...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden: ‘For sure’ I’m the best player in the world

Playing the best basketball of his life for the Houston Rockets this season, James Harden is quite confident in his abilities on the court. So confident, in fact, that he believes he’s the best basketball player in the world right now.Speaking with TIME magazine, Harden listed off the reasons why he believes nobody can touch him in this regard in response to the question, “Are...
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February 19, 2017  |  Discuss

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