Solomon: Rockets GM has long admired Harden's star potentialHouston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey, left, and newly acquired guard James Harden pose for photographers at an NBA basketball news conference, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, in Houston.
Thunder begin post-James Harden era with Spurs2012 - James Harden killed the San Antonio Spurs last season. The NBA's sixth man of the year was relentless as the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Spurs in the Western Conference finals.
NBA: Jeremy Lin, James Harden help Houston Rockets winJeremy Lin had 12 points and eight assists in his Houston Rockets debut, but the spotlight was on new teammate James Harden. Harden had 37 points and 12 assists in a stirring debut for the Rockets, who defeated the Detroit Pistons 105-96 Wednesday in ...
Michael Jordan admits he called about James HardenIn a wide-ranging interview with the Charlotte Observer, Bobcats owner Michael Jordan admitted he "made a couple phone calls" regarding a potential trade for James Harden. The defending NBA Sixth Man of the Year and U.S. Olympian was traded from the ...
Thunder's ill-timed trade will affect cherished chemistry, open door for LakersThe James Harden trade didn't change much, says Israel Gutierrez. OKC is still a contender; Houston is not. East Side ».
Thunder losing Harden is huge and why it matters to the HeatThe Miami Heat are on top of the world, right? Pretty much. Still though, it's inhumane not to glance in the rear view and see who's trailing close behind.
James Harden vs Kevin Martin: how the shots add upJames Harden is now lighting it up in Houston and Thunder fans are left to wonder what walked out their door. There is little time left to ponder the what if's however, because walking in the door is former Rockets guard Kevin Martin, who is no slouch ...
James Harden signs five-year, $80 million extension with RocketsIf James Harden was at all sad about being traded from the Thunder, where he had close relationships with his teammates, I'm sure he's feeling a little bit better now.
NBA Wrap: Harden gets 37 in Rockets debutJames Harden had 37 points and 12 assists in a stirring debut for Houston, and Carlos Delfino made four three-pointers in the fourth quarter to lift the Rockets to a 105-96 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.
James Harden gets $80M extension with RocketsJames Harden has agreed to a five-year, $80 million contract extension with the Houston Rockets, league sources told Yahoo!
Rockets-Hawks PreviewDanny Ferry, the Hawks' new president of basketball operations and general manager, understands the challenge his team faces with Harden now the focal point of the Rockets' offense. "James is one of the really good young shooting guards in the NBA.
Harden's line matches well in Rockets history(Associated Press photos). James Harden's line of 37 points, 12 assists and six rebounds in his debut for the Rockets last night was among the best, if not the best, for a Rockets player in his debut after being traded to Houston or signing as a free ...
Rockets ink James Harden to five-year maximum contract extensionThe Rockets have signed guard James Harden, the NBA's reigning Sixth Man of the Year, to a five-year contract extension worth approximately $80 million, according to reports by Yahoo!
NBA contract extensions: Draft class of 2009 was more difficult to evaluateRockets sign James Harden (No. 3 pick) to five-year, $80 million extension. Once Harden was traded out of Oklahoma City, there was no doubt he would be offered a max deal by the Rockets.
Where Do Harden and Lin Rank Among NBA's Best Backcourts?The Houston Rockets' recent acquisition of James Harden combined with the offseason signing of Jeremy Lin elevates their backcourt to being one of the most exciting and most interesting, if not the most unique-looking.
NBA scores: Mavericks fall to Jazz, James Harden explodes in Rockets debutThe Mavericks shot 37.6 percent overall from the floor, as Darren Collison led the team with 17 points (on 6-of-12 shooting from the field) for the second straight night.
James Harden and Rockets agree to 5-year, $80M dealHOUSTON - James Harden has agreed to a five-year, $80 million contract with the Houston Rockets. The Rockets acquired the reigning Sixth Man of the Year in a stunning trade with Oklahoma City on Saturday night.
James Harden: Adjusting to New Team and Role Won't Be Easy for Rockets StarJames Harden is under more pressure with the Houston Rockets this season than he ever was with the Oklahoma City Thunder, and adjusting to his new team and role won't be an easy challenge for the young star.
Newly acquired Harden agrees on extension with Rockets... Houston Rockets ahead of the NBA deadline. Harden 10-31-12. Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey, left, and James Harden are all smiles now that the newly acquired guard has agreed to a five-year contract extension. (Photo: Pat Sullivan, AP) ...
James Harden to Sign 5-Year $80 Million Extension With Houston RocketsAs expected, the Houston Rockets and newly-acquired forward James Harden have agreed on terms for a max-level contract. Harden, 23, will earn $80 million over the next five seasons.