James Harden News Archive
Harden (ankle) is expected to start Friday.
Harden (ankle) is officially listed as questionable for Friday's matchup with the Nets, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Harden suffered a right ankle injury during Wednesday's game and was spotted "limping badly" after the contest, the Houston Chronicle reports.
Harden scored 21 points (4-13 FG, 3-9 3Pt, 10-12 Ft) with 10 assists and four rebounds in 36 minutes during Wednesday's win over the Clippers.
Harden posted a triple-double in 39 minutes Monday against the Timberwolves as he scored 31 points (7-20 FG, 5-11 3Pt, 12-15 FT) to go along with 11 rebounds, 10 assists, one steal and four blocks.
Harden was held to nine points (3-12 FG, 0-7 3Pt, 3-5 FT), five rebounds, and six assists in 36 minutes Wednesday against the Clippers. `
Harden had his second straight 40-point outing Tuesday as he torched the Suns for 40 points (13-23 FG, 3-7 3Pt, 11-14 FT) and added 12 boards and nine assists. He was shaken up in the third quarter, but returned with 20 points in the fourth.
Harden tied his season high in points Sunday, dropping 45 (11-25 FG, 4-10 3Pt, 19-23 FT) despite losing to the Trail Blazers. He came up just short of a triple-double, picking up nine rebound and eight assists.
Harden (knee) continues to deal with a right knee contusion, but still scored a team-high 33 points (9-14 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 12-17 FT) in a win over the Bucks Friday. He finished the game with five assists, three rebounds and a steal in 40 minutes.
Harden continues to deal with a right knee contusion but is still considered probable to play against the Bucks on Friday, Preston Schmitt of Bucksketball reports.