The rather surprising trade earlier this season that helped the Houston Rockets acquire the multi-talented James Harden from the OKC Thunder has done wonders for the Rockets franchise.
The pairing of Harden and Jeremy Lin in the backcourt gives Houston as dynamic a duo as any team in the Association and finally gives the Rockets a legitimate star player, something they haven’t had since Tracy McGrady was in his prime.
Harden gives them his unique style, swagger, and elite level scoring and passing, as “The Beard” is currently challenging Kobe, Durant, and Lebron for top scoring honors this season.
Even though he had a subpar scoring night recently by his standards against the Utah Jazz, it was his amazing facial he served up on former University of Butler star Gordon Hayward on the break that has everyone talking….
James Harden Posterizes Gordon Hayward :
Allen Moll has been a lifelong NBA and NCAA College Basketball fan who watches and studies games religiously, and coaches youth basketball in his native Lehigh Valley region of Pennsylvania. Allen has also provided content to Bleacherreport.com, Upperdeckblog.com, Cleveland.com, CSN Philly.com, Buckets Magazine, in addition to being a tenured NBA and NCAA columnist for TheHoopDoctors.com.