Found April 24, 2012 on Fox Sports Southwest:
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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Thunder reserve James Harden has not yet been cleared to play after suffering a concussion when he took an elbow to the head from the Lakers' Metta World Peace. Coach Scott Brooks said Harden would not play Tuesday night against Sacramento and was not expected to even be at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. Brooks said Harden would be re-evaluated before Oklahoma City plays its regular-season finale against Denver on Wednesday night. He would not say whether he would play Harden if doctors allow it or hold him out as a precaution. "That's hypothetical. I don't know," Brooks said. "Until I find out if that is the case, I would have to think about that." Harden was hurt when World Peace, formerly known as Ron Artest, swung his left elbow and hit him on the back of the head behind his left ear during a game Sunday. Harden was able to fly back to Oklahoma City and is going through the league's new process of getting cleared to pla...
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