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James Harden rumored to be dating Ashanti

James Harden has compiled a dating roster over the years that is very Hollywood, and there are rumors swirling that the Houston Rockets star has added a well-known R&B singer to the list.Her name is Ashanti.Those who follow Ashanti on Instagram may have noticed that the singer-songwriter has been spending a lot of time in Houston and has attended a Rockets game or two. Ashanti...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA Referee Hotline Bling: Aaron Gordon drones on and on and on

The NBA has established hotline, where players can call to complain about the work of NBA referees. They can air grievances, dispute foul calls, and plead their case about technical fouls and ejections. It’s like the phone lines your congressman has for their constituents, though the messages are about Solomon Hill not Capitol Hill Each week, we’ll present a look at the hotline’s...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden: ‘For sure’ I’m the best player in the world

Playing the best basketball of his life for the Houston Rockets this season, James Harden is quite confident in his abilities on the court. So confident, in fact, that he believes he’s the best basketball player in the world right now.Speaking with TIME magazine, Harden listed off the reasons why he believes nobody can touch him in this regard in response to the question, “Are...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Celebrities and athletes take three pointers to raise $500k for the Sager Strong Foundation

Most All-Star experiences in sports are lackluster. Whether it is the way the weekend is set up or the lack of athlete enthusiasm, most of them stink. The NBA is the one exception to this rule.The three-point contest and the dunk competition are both fun, while at the same time showing off the player’s skills. Each year, they try to add something different to make it exciting.With...
Via The Comeback
7 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden doesn't get 'what is going on' with Durant, Westbrook feud

James Harden, Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook will all be teammates once again when the All-Star Game tips off in New Orleans on Sunday. The three former Oklahoma City Thunder teammates were part of one of the most-talented non-championship teams in recent NBA history from 2010-12.Now, they rejoin one another with two of them in the midst of a major feud.Once considered close...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden roasts Stephen A. Smith for missing shots, tweets “stick to your day job”

While “You never played the game” typically isn’t a good criticism of journalists, there’s a big difference between the athletic skills of a professional athlete and those of most journalists. Houston Rockets’ guard James Harden proved that Tuesday, tweeting a video of him passing to ESPN personality Stephen A. Smith and Smith trying in vain to make open three-pointers...
Via Awful Announcing
11 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden leaps into Yao Ming’s arms at jersey retirement

It’s a shame that Yao Ming and James Harden never got to play alongside each other as Houston Rockets teammates. Harden joined the team just one year after Yao called it quits and retired, so we weren’t able to see what that potential pick-and-roll would’ve looked like, unfortunately.Yao got his No. 11 jersey retired by the team on Friday night during halftime of their game...
Via The Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Harden explains what went wrong with him and Dwight Howard

James Harden and Dwight Howard were teammates on the Houston Rockets from 2013-2016 and reached the Western Conference Finals together, but the pairing did not pan out as hoped.Harden and Howard clashed, and the Rockets’ poor start to last season resulted in the firing of Kevin McHale. Howard left for Atlanta in free agency over the offseason, while Houston hired Mike D’Antoni...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockets GM Daryl Morey had no idea James Harden would become so good

There’s a strong argument to be made that James Harden is one of the five best players in the NBA today. Back in 2012, the Houston Rockets took a chance on the 23-year-old guard, who at the time was an immensely talented sixth man for the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Rockets were prepared to build their team around him, and have since gained plaudits for playing a fairly modest...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 18, 2017  |  Discuss

James Harden, two Nets combine to pull off hilarious ‘triple flop’

From his silky-smooth jump shot to his disregard for the defensive end of the floor, Houston Rockets shooting guard James Harden has become known for a host of things since he came into the league in 2009. He has also made his mark as one of the games most blatant floppers. He was at the latter again Sunday night against the Brooklyn Nets but this time he had a little help. Harden...
January 15, 2017  |  Discuss

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