3:10 PM EDT, Mon August 03, 2015
Houston Chronicle 3 hours ago

Adidas offers James Harden $200 million sneaker deal

Adidas has offered $200 million over 13 years to Rockets guard James Harden, sources told ESPN.com. Harden’s Nike deal recently expired, but the company has until the end of next week to match the deal. Bulls guard Derrick Rose, Trailblazers guard Damian Lillard and Wizards guard John Wall are among the notable players under contract […]
The Dream Shake Jul 22, 2015

James Harden Wins MVP At Players Awards

NBA peers named James Harden Most Valuable Player at the inaugural Players Award. At the inaugural NBA Players Awards James Harden's masterful 2014-2015 NBA season was vindicated with the Most Valuable Player award. Voted on by peers, the award recognizes James Harden's individual contributions to a Houston Rockets team that withstood injuries to reach the Western Conference Finals. The award recognizes both Harden's on-court contributions and an evaluation-schism between NBA players and the media. Harden was gracious in his acceptance: "I want to thank God, thank my mom, my family and...
Houston Chronicle Jul 22, 2015

How accurate is this impersonation of Rockets star James Harden?

Former D-League player Brandon Armstrong is known for posting impersonations of NBA stars on social media. How would you grade this impersonation of Rockets star James Harden? James Harden (@JHarden13) be like… FT: @That_Guyy23 & @JHDeuce (FULL VERSION CLICK LINK IN BIO!) pic.twitter.com/0ltwIXFrfs — B.A. (@BdotAdot5) July 22, 2015
Fear The Sword Jul 21, 2015

LeBron James named 'player you secretly wish was on your team' at first NBPA Awards

LeBron James is amongst the inaugural NBPA award winners. LeBron James has won another award, although this one is different than the rest. At the first annual NBPA Awards at the Rio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, LeBron was voted 'player you secretly wish was on your team' by his fellow NBA players. LeBron beat out Spurs center Tim Duncan, Warriors guard Steph Curry and Pelicans forward Anthony Davis for the award. James was also nominated for the 'clutch performer' award, which went to Curry, and the 'Most Valuable Player' award, which went to Rockets guard James Harden. Other awards,...
Houston Chronicle Jul 21, 2015

Rockets star James Harden gets MVP honors in voting by players

It may not be the official MVP award, but James Harden was picked as the league’s best in the first Players’ Awards, which is a collaboration between BET and the National Basketball Players Association. In voting by players, Harden was the “Top Vote Getter” as the ceremony proclaims over Stephen Curry (the league’s official MVP in […]
The Dream Shake Jul 15, 2015

Why the Rockets shouldn't trade for Ty Lawson

For both on- and off-court reasons. Since the season ended, there has been one apple of Rockets fans' eyes that looks better than the rest: Ty Lawson. The speedy Nuggets point guard seems very attainable in a trade, and the Rockets have a hole at point guard. James Harden has asked for a playmaker to play alongside him, and Lawson is nothing if not a playmaker. And I mean nothing: he shoots from deep worse than Patrick Beverley, and has a reputation as a minus defender. Yesterday, Lawson was arrested for his second DUI in seven months, which was a violation of the probation for his first...
Houston Chronicle Jul 6, 2015

Rockets star James Harden linked to reality TV personality Khloe Kardashian

Rockets star James Harden recently saw his national profile elevated — at least in merchandise sales — by the Rockets’ recent playoff run. Now expect Harden to attain even more notoriety, as he’s been linked to the first family of reality television. The Daily Beast reported that Harden is dating Khloe Kardashian of “Keeping Up […]

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