Originally posted on hecmanhoops  |  Last updated 11/1/12
Maybe if the Thunder made James Harden their feature player they would have won the NBA championship, ha! Last night, in his Rocket’s debut, Jimmy Beard lit up the night posting 37/6/12 with 4 steals and 4 threes on 14-25 FG in a whopping 44 minutes. The guy didn’t come off the court, son! After the game Jeremy Lin said James better go for 40 points and 15 dimes every night because he owned him on his fantasy team. No, he doesn’t. Psyche! Anyway, after the deal to Houston I did bump James up to number four on my Top 25 Shooting Guards rankings but nobody saw this explosion coming. I assume the next team Houston plays will focus a bit on him more though. Don’t you think? Gonna be a good year for Harden owners, baby! Here’s what else I saw in fantasy basketball last night: Marcus Morris – Started at power forward and dropped 6/7/1 in 26 minutes. The expected starter, Patrick Patterson, is sidelined so I wouldn’t go rushing to add Marcus onto your deep league team. FYI, his brother is Markieff
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