Can James Harden carry the Rockets to an NBA Finals?

The Houston Rockets have been a team of ambiguity. After losing in the 1st round of the playoffs last year out went former coach Kevin McHale and in came Mike D'Antoni. His coaching philosophies are the perfect fit with this roster. James Harden is the leader and has been on

NBA Midseason Awards: The Leading Candidates

All-Star break is over and the NBA is coming down the stretch. Around this time is when pundit discuss who are leading the NBA Midseason awards for each category. I will layout who’s leading in MVP, Defensive Player of Year, Coach of the Year, Most Improved Rookie of the Year,

NBA All-Star Weekend: A Failed Attempt at Greatness

2017 All-Star weekend has come and gone for the NBA. So let's summarize the weekend that was.  This past weekend we witnessed one of the most unamusing and arduous NBA All-Star weekends in recent memory. The most exciting event was the Skills Competition and that isn't saying much. For some reason,

Rockets win 8th Straight, Harden ties franchise Triple-Double Record

On Wednesday night against the Sacramento Kings, James Harden tied Hakeem Olajuwon for the most triple-doubles in Houston Rockets history. Houston beat the Kings 132-98 for their eighth win in a row. The Rockets are undefeated in the month of December. Harden dropped 15 points on 4-for-7 shooting, 14 assists, and 11 rebounds