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Ty Lawson defends James Harden Instagram post

Denver Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson said Wednesday that he meant no disrespect to James Harden for his reposted picture of the Houston Rockets star as the Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator. “It was just the Cowboys,” Lawson explained to Clint Dempsey of The Denver Post. “I wasn’t looking at James Harden.” “I was just looking at James Harden, the way his face was,...
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James Harden: "At times, my defense was pretty bad"

At Houston Rockets media day, James Harden sat down for his interview and predictably the discourse shifted to his defense. After a World Cup in which Harden asserted himself in a larger role, Harden still came under fire for a perceived lack of effort on the defensive end. Here's what Harden had to say on his goals to improve defensively in 2014-15.
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James Harden, while admitting he’s a bad defender: ‘I’m a pretty good defender’ (video)

One of the more amusing running jokes from the 2013-14 NBA season was how horribly James Harden can play on the defensive end of the court. So poorly did the Houston Rockets star perform defensively that a video was compiled at season’s end that documented Harden’s atrocious defensive shortcomings. The video was 11-and-a-half minutes long, […] The post James Harden, while...
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Harden, Rockets focus on defensive improvement

HOUSTON (AP) James Harden was the target of plenty of criticism for his defense after the Houston Rockets were bounced from the playoffs in the first round last season on a last-second shot by Portland's Damian Lillard. Harden finished fifth in the league in scoring with 25.4 points a game, but was chided for his defense. There was even a YouTube video devoted to his subpar...
Via AP on Fox
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James Harden Says His Defense Was Pretty Bad……”At Times”

If at times means most of the times, then I agree with this quote. James Harden: "At times, my defense was pretty bad." Excited to try and fix that. #Rockets — Ben DuBose (@BenDuBose) September 29, 2014 In Harden’s defense, admitting you have a problem is the first step to finding a solution. Harden says that he just needs to be more focused on the defensive side...
Via BlackSportsOnline
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James Harden admits that his defense can be pretty bad at Rockets media day

If you had to ask many knowledgable NBA fans about the weakness of Houston Rockets star James Harden, many them would not his defense is that weakness. Today, the Houston Rockets held their media day and James was asked about his defensive abilities which even he noted can be pretty bad at times according to Jenny Dial Creech of the Houston Chronicle: James Harden: “I know at times...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
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James Harden Challenges You To a Game of HORSE Via Twitter

Think you can beat James Harden in a game of HORSE? Well here’s your chance. Foot Locker and Harden have teamed up to give you the chance to challenge the Houston Rockets all-star guard in a game via Twitter beginning October 1st. All you need is a ball, phone, hoop and tricky shots. Visit for more details. #HorseWithHarden The post James Harden Challenges...
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James Harden on Late Night w/ Seth Myers

Houston Rockets guard James Harden was on Late Night w/ Seth Myers. Harden speaks about his recent FIBA basketball tournament, NBA 2k, the upcoming basketball season and of course his beard.
Via Rockets Social
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ironic James Harden defense lines included in 2K15

That’s rich. Let’s just say the words “James Harden” and “play good defense” should never be part of the same sentence. Well, unless the sentence is, “James Harden has never had one iota of inclination to ever play good defense, ever.” Then it would be alright. That is what makes the juxtaposition of the creators […] The post ‘NBA 2K15′ had James Harden talk...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
6 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden Struggles With The “Carlton Dance” (Video)

Houston Rockets star James Harden is really good at basketball, but he’s apparently not a very good dancer. While hanging out with Alfonso Ribeiro, who played Carlton Banks in The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air, Harden learned the “Carlton Dance.” Unfortunately, he struggled. For those who aren’t familiar with it, here is Carlton dancing on the show, as always, to Tom Jones...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss
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