James Harden with another 50 points triple-double

James Harden with another 50 points triple-double
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What ony James Harden can do... he did again ! The leading candidate for the MVP trophy (alongside former teammate Russel Westbrook) had his second 50 point - triple-double game yesterday in a win over the Philadelphia Sixers.

Harden had 51 points, 13 rebounds and 13 assists in the 123-118 win. He already had 53 points, 16 rebounds and 17 assists in a 129-122 game against the New York Knicks on decembre 31.

Harden with 36 points in the second half

Last night, Harden had 36 points in the second half to secure a win against one of the hottest teams in the league, led by Rookie of the year to be, Joel Embiid (32 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists, 3 steals, 2 blocks).

The Beard averages 29.1 points, 11.6 assists and 8.3 rebounds this season. Houston is now 35-15, third in the West.

Published the 28/01/2017 by Benoit Dujardin
Photo : DR