James Harden News Archive
Harden struggled in Wednesday's elimination loss to the Warriors in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals, posting 14 points (2-11 FG, 10-13 FT, 0-3 3Pt), six rebounds, five assists, three steals, and 13 turnovers.
Harden scored 45 points (13-22 FG, 7-11 3Pt, 12-13 FT) with nine rebounds, five assists, two steals and two blocks in 40 minutes during Monday's Game 4 win over the Warriors.
Harden scored just 17 points (3-16 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 10-11 FT) with three rebounds and four assists in 32 minutes Saturday as the Warrior extended their lead to three games.
Harden had another huge game Thursday against the Warriors, finishing with 38 points (13-21 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 9-10 FT), 10 rebounds, and nine assists over 41 minutes.
Harden grazed a triple-double in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals against the Warriors, posting 28 points, 11 rebounds, nine assists, and four steals in 42 minutes of action.
Harden posted 31 points, seven rebounds, eight assists, three steals, and one block in 43 minutes of action in Game 7 against the Clippers.
Harden will be in the starting lineup for Game 7 at home against the Clippers, the Houston Chronicle reports.
Harden is still dealing with flu-like symptoms but is expected to play in Game 6 against the Clippers on Thursday, ESPN reports.
Harden (illness) went to Houston's locker room late in the fourth quarter Tuesday and did not return for the remainder of the game against Los Angeles. TNT's broadcast reported that it is a precautionary measure and is not considered to be serious.
Harden notched a triple-double and posted 26 points, 11 rebounds, and 10 assists in 43 minutes of action in Game 5's win against the Clippers.