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All of these lists are opinion based so ultimately it’s all in the eyes of the beholder. Houston Rockets guard James Harden flourished last season as the primary option for a team and left many people wondering just were Harden fits in the upper echelon of NBA players. Harden was asked about his place among […]
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Starting the season with the Rockets this year was a lot different than it was last year for James Harden.
He was the new guy last year but on Saturday Harden walked in the first day of camp as the team’s seasoned leader.
“I know what to expect now” he said. “I have a year under my belt. I am trying to be more vocal trying to make my presence known out there on the court...
If James Harden had said this prior to last season, I would have laughed and then laugh some more, but he showed last season that his name deserves to be mentioned with the other elite players of the NBA.
According to a story vis CSN Houston, the Houston Rockets All-Star was asked about his former teammate Kevin Durant’s assertion that he belonged in the Top 10 player list at...
Previously on TNLP, we featured a post where Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant said that Houston Rockets guard James Harden was a top 10 player in the NBA.
It appears that James echoes those sentiments during a recent interview with Comcast Sportsnet in Houston:
For sure. For sure. Last year I got a chance to prove it, I kind of broke out of the shell a little bit. Even...
Despite what most levelheaded people suspect, Dwyane Wade insists that the flareup between himself and Kevin Durant that ignited on social media this week is the Real Deal Holyfield. It all started when the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar opined during an interview that the Houston Rockets’ James Harden should replace the Miami Heat veteran in […]The post Social media beef with...
NBA superstars (and former teammates) Kevin Durant and James Harden star in a new BBVA Compass commercial to promote their realtime banking feature with instant access from any devide. The ad features Durant and Harden spinning tablet computers instead of basketballs, with the tagline "What may seem complicated will now look easy."
The ad also includes soccer superstars...
The fine folks over at Reddit NBA find some pretty cool NBA-related stuff on a daily basis and earlier today, a Redditor by the name of Redskyy03 posted an image of the Houston Rockets opening game tickets.
Check out Dwight Howard and James Harden screaming tickets for their season opener against the Charlotte Bobcats:
Dwight Howard image courtesy of Getty Images
Recently, the fine folks over at BBVA Compass enlisted the help of Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant and Houston Rockets star James Harden in a brand new commercial.
Check out the one-minute ad which shows them spinning a variety of items:
Kevin Durant image courtesy of Getty Images
With the recent social networking feud between Dwyane Wade and Kevin Durant, Houston Rockets guard James Harden decided to note that the feud between Durant and Wade was real.
Houston teammate Dwight Howard decided to part some wise words to Harden in a recent interview with Comcast Sportsnet:
Howard said: “I told James [to] just stay away from [getting involved in the Wade/Durant...
Today is media day for several teams in the NBA! The Houston Rockets will be a team you’ll be hearing a lot from this season with the addition of Dwight Howard and last seasons super steal in grabbing up James Harden. Earlier this week, James’ former teammate, Kevin Durant said he believes Harden is a top 10 NBA player and should replace Dwyane Wade on SI’s list. DWade had...
The Dwight Howard era is off and running in Houston.
Like everything involving Dwight, it has started as a love fest. Dwight loves the city, the fans, and his new superstar sidekick who has no ego.
At media day in Houston, Howard did his best to explain why he chose the Rockets. Howard said all the right things, but in the end, he simply wants to win.
With James Harden that is...
Houston Rockets new center Dwight Howard is happy to put the last two years of his NBA career behind him. “Oh yeah. All the BS is over with,” said Howard, who was traded from the Orlando Magic to the Los Angeles
I think if Scott Brooks allowed Russell Westbrook to take every shot for the Oklahoma City Thunder, he wouldn’t bat an eyelid.
The Thunder were able to amass a very impressive 60 wins sans James Harden last season, but when the postseason rolled around, you could tell they missed his scoring and play-making.
However, Westbrook, who suffered a knee injury in the series against...
Over the last couple of years, it seems that some of the most talented NBA players have called upon one NBA legend to help them with their game.
That man is Hakeem Olajuwon and notable names like LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, and Rudy Gay have all worked with.
The latest happens to be Rockets guard James Harden and thanks to the folks over at Clutch Fans, we have the video of their...
First came James Harden, comfortable, happy. When he entered the little room Harden spotted another guy with a massive beard and shouted, "Beard man!" and clasped his hand. He oozed confidence.
Then, a short time later, came Dwight Howard, also joking but not quite as happy, not quite as loose, not quite as comfortable in his own skin.
Even in Houston.
Even with this...
Dwight Howard decided to add his two cent to the Twitter/Instagram spat between Kevin Durant and Dwyane Wade. Wade for his part says it isn’t a gimmick, he was really irked that KD thinks James Harden is better than him.
Harden of course doesn’t care, but Dwight gave him some advice anyway.
Harden told Comcast SportsNet in Houston today that he believes the Wade/Durant exchange...