James Harden Stirs It Up After Late Step-Back In Win Over Nets

James Harden was a facilitator last night because of his shooting struggles. But his step-back jumper sealed it in the final minute.


An Adolescent James Harden Foretold Stardom In Note To His Mother Asking For Extra Cash

James Harden is basketball's leading scorer. He grabs six rebounds and dishes seven assists per game while ranking third in steals, too. The Houston Rockets superstar might be the league's MVP frontrunner less than three full seasons removed from winning Sixth Man of the Year.


James Harden Crosses Ricky Rubio To The Floor, Drains Step-Back Trey To Close Third Quarter


Andrew Wiggins was doing an admirable defending James Harden. As the third quarter clock wound down, though, the Houston Rockets MVP candidate drew a defensive assignment other than the Minnesota Timberwolves rookie.

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Does Kevin Durant Resent The Thunder For Trading James Harden? ‘Nah. Hell Nah.’


Kevin Durant's relationship with the media might be fractured, but his trust in the Oklahoma City Thunder remains strong as ever despite his team's struggles in 2014-2015. During a session with reporters following Wednesday practice, the reigning MVP eased concerns of Thunder fans everywhere by insisting he doesn't resent the organization for trading James Harden and that the heavily scrutinized deal will have no bearing on his free agency decision in two summers' time.

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Kevin Durant Is The Baddest Now: ‘I’m A D*ck. I Don’t Talk To The Other Team’


Kevin Durant talks about his "hater" demeanor with GQ and takes a between-the-lines shot at Thunder management for trading James Harden.

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Watch This Crazy No-Look Stephen Curry Lob For The James Harden Jam

Stephen Curry has the play of the All-Star Game so far with a no-look lob for a one-handed James Harden flush.


Patrick Beverley’s Passing Struggles In Skills Challenge Didn’t Surprise James Harden Because ‘I’m The Point Guard’


James Harden is never included in the debate about basketball's best point guard. His consensus nominal position is off-guard, after all, and the Houston Rockets MVP candidate boasts the numbers to prove it – he leads the league in scoring at 27.4 points per game. But that nomenclature and scoring production belies crucial context. Harden is his team's primary ballhandler and top playmaker, and is as natural a passer as close to any player in basketball. Even if his hoops id was more aligned with a traditional shooting guard's, though, The Beard says his team's roster necessitates embracing his floor general side.

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Stephen Curry Wins Three-Point Shootout For The Ages With Epic Final Round Performance

Steph Curry won a star-studded Three-Point Shootout over Klay Thompson and Kyrie Irving with a mesmerizing final round score of 27 that included 13 consecutive made treys.


Amber Rose Plans On Smashing James Harden For Valentine’s Day


Amber Rose promises James Harden a special Valentine's Day gift.

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Kevin Durant On The Media Voting For Awards: ‘I Don’t Think You Guys Know As Much As We Do’


Kevin Durant is in New York for this Sunday's All-Star Game, and he didn't mince words when talking about media members voting on awards.

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Steve Kerr Tabs Klay Thompson As All-Star Starter Alongside James Harden

Steve Kerr has tabbed Klay Thompson to start alongside James Harden and Steph Curry in the Western Conference backcourt.


Cop: The Nike Hyperchase For James Harden


The Beard's got something special for the second half of the season.


James Harden Says “I’m A Great Defender,” But Is He Right?


James Harden recently told Bleacher Report, "I'm a great defender." And he says it knowing full well most people disagree. So how much better at defense is Harden, really this year? We try and figure his comment out.


Hawks’ Starting Five, James Harden Named Players Of Month For January

James Harden was an obvious winner of Western Conference Player of the Month for January.

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Parsons Says James Harden Is “Best Player In Basketball Right Now”

Chandler Parsons and James Harden have come a long way since the war of words over the summer after Parsons spurned the Rockets to sign a three-year, $46 million deal with the Mavs.

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