9:22 AM EST, Fri January 18, 2019
The Dream Shake 35 mins ago
James Harden on pace to crush Michael Jordan’s points per 100 possessions record

James Harden on pace to crush Michael Jordan’s points per 100 possessions record

James Harden is putting up points at a historic level. James Harden is dominating the league, and he has been for some time now. At this point, there’s very little he can do to surprise you. Just a couple of days ago he went for 55 points in back-to-back games. That’s not surprising. Then you see stats like this, and you gain some real perspective: James Harden is on pace to shatter Michael Jordan's record for Points Per 100 Possessions in a season per @bball_ref (as far back as 1973-74 when possessions can most reliably be estimated): https://t.co/dj1XQDdp4i...
ClutchPoints 9 hours ago
Scottie Pippen explains how he’ll defend Rockets’ James Harden

Scottie Pippen explains how he’ll defend Rockets’ James Harden

On a segment of ESPN’s the Jump, former NBA superstars Scottie Pippen and Tracy McGrady discussed how they would go about guarding James Harden. Pippen spoke about guarding him from one end to the court to the other. Pippen wouldn’t give Harden any space running from up and down the court. By taking seconds away […] The post Scottie Pippen explains how he’ll defend Rockets’ James Harden appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 12 hours ago
Rockets PG Chris Paul says he has never seen anyone play as well as James Harden is right now

Rockets PG Chris Paul says he has never seen anyone play as well as James Harden is right now

Houston Rockets All-Star point guard Chris Paul says he has never seen anyone play as well as James Harden is right now. James Harden, who leads the NBA in scoring, has been putting up video game numbers since Chris Paul went down with a left hamstring injury on Dec. 20 against the Miami Heat. The reigning […] The post Rockets PG Chris Paul says he has never seen anyone play as well as James Harden is right now appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Dream Shake 17 hours ago
Rockets Breaking Point?

Rockets Breaking Point?

How Many Injuries Can The Rockets Sustain? Last night the Rockets lost a game to the Brooklyn Nets despite James Harden scoring 58, catching ten rebounds and handing out six assists. That’s a tough one. Anyone would expect a win in such a situation. But this isn’t such a situation. This is some sort of Spartans (and Thespians, don’t ever forget the Thespians) at Thermopylae thing, with James Harden in the role of King Leonidas. Despite the King of the NBA laying waste to all around him, the Rockets remain desperately shorthanded. The battles are glorious, but the outcome looks...
Heat Index | ESPN 19 hours ago

All-Star vote latest: Durant, Harden out in West

Five days are left in the fan vote for the NBA All-Star Game, and for now Kevin Durant of the Golden State Warriors and James Harden of the Houston Rockets remain outside of the Western Conference starting five.
ClutchPoints 20 hours ago
The new worst contract in the NBA is Chris Paul

The new worst contract in the NBA is Chris Paul

Chris Paul signed a four-year extension this summer with the Houston Rockets. If CP3’s health and play continue to diminish, Paul’s contract will be the worst in the NBA. Chris Paul signed a four-year, $160 million contract extension this past summer with the Houston Rockets. The mutual agreement between Paul and the Rockets when the […] The post The new worst contract in the NBA is Chris Paul appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 23 hours ago
Nets coach Kenny Atkinson calls James Harden’s play ‘revolutionary’

Nets coach Kenny Atkinson calls James Harden’s play ‘revolutionary’

The Brooklyn Nets survived an offensive onslaught from Houston Rockets star James Harden, who set back-to-back career-high scoring efforts with a 58-point overtime performance following his 57 against the Memphis Grizzlies two days prior. Head coach Kenny Atkinson marveled at the scoring monster Harden has become over the last few games, combining a barreling driving […] The post Nets coach Kenny Atkinson calls James Harden’s play ‘revolutionary’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Jan 17, 2019
Rockets star James Harden passes LeBron James for most 50-point games among active NBA players

Rockets star James Harden passes LeBron James for most 50-point games among active NBA players

Houston Rockets star James Harden once again had another incredible scoring performance against the Brooklyn Nets, and that allowed him to pass LeBron James for most 50-point games among active NBA players. Harden is the new King of 50-point games
ClutchPoints Jan 17, 2019
None of Rockets star James Harden’s baskets in back-to-back 50-point games came from an assist

None of Rockets star James Harden’s baskets in back-to-back 50-point games came from an assist

In the back-to-back 50-point games of James Harden of the Houston Rockets, not a single point came from an assist from his teammates. This statistic was observed by Mike Zavagno of Fear The Sword: James Harden has scored 57 or more points in 2 consecutive games.ZERO of his made shots in those two games were […] The post None of Rockets star James Harden’s baskets in back-to-back 50-point games came from an assist appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Dream Shake Jan 16, 2019
Rockets blow lead to Nets, lose in OT despite James Harden’s 58

Rockets blow lead to Nets, lose in OT despite James Harden’s 58

A big night from The Beard wasn’t enough for the Rockets. James Harden continued to roll, going for 58 points, 10 rebounds, and 6 assists, but the Rockets couldn’t get stops, and they blew an 8-point lead with 90 seconds left in regulation and then blew a 7-point lead with 80 seconds left in overtime to fall to the Brooklyn Nets 145-142. It looked like Harden’s heroics were going to be enough to snatch this game for the Rockets, and he even grabbed a clutch offensive rebound off of two straight missed P.J. Tucker free throws that looked like it could be the clincher. But Spencer...
ClutchPoints Jan 16, 2019
Rockets star James Harden has 5th longest 30-point streak in NBA history

Rockets star James Harden has 5th longest 30-point streak in NBA history

James Harden of the Houston Rockets now holds the fifth-longest 30-point streak in NBA history. Per SportsCenter, Harden now has 18 consecutive games with at least 30 points. Surrounding him is Wilt Chamberlain James Harden has tied Elgin Baylor for the 5th-longest 30-point-game streak in NBA history. Only Wilt has had a longer streak. pic.twitter.com/5jtWmR91eN […] The post Rockets star James Harden has 5th longest 30-point streak in NBA history appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Harden scores 58 points in Rockets' OT loss to Nets

Spencer Dinwiddie scored 25 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter and overtime and the Brooklyn Nets spoiled James Harden's 58-point night with a 145-142 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday.
ClutchPoints Jan 16, 2019
Video: James Harden visibly frustrated after Rockets’ loss to Nets

Video: James Harden visibly frustrated after Rockets’ loss to Nets

James Harden was no happy camper after the Houston Rockets’ 145-142 overtime loss to the Brooklyn Nets. More details to follow. The post Video: James Harden visibly frustrated after Rockets’ loss to Nets appeared first on ClutchPoints.
www.chron.com Jan 16, 2019

Rockets crumble late in regulation, overtime, fall to Nets despite James Harden’s 58 points

For all the points James Harden piled up, all the 3s they fired up, the Rockets fell a minute short. Twice.
SNY TV Jan 16, 2019

Spencer Dinwiddie hits clutch shots to ice Nets' 145-142 overtime win over Rockets

HOUSTON (AP) Spencer Dinwiddie didn't seem to be nearly as wowed by his late-game scoring for the Brooklyn Nets as he was by the fact that his team got an overtime victory on a night James Harden had a season-high 58 points.

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