James Harden’s defense is notorious as being as laughably bad as the worst primetime network sitcom. Basically, James Harden’s defense is the Cavemen of basketball. During the FIBA World Cup, which the USA won easily amidst a lot of worrying that they wouldn’t, Harden was able to take his defense to the international stage. Show More Summary
Houston Rockets All-Star forward James Harden may now have a gold medal, in addition to fame and fortune, but his precious beard pales in comparison to that of Miroslav Raduljica […] The post Serbia’s Miroslav Raduljica: ‘My Beard is Still Better Than James Harden’s’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
James Harden and defense still aren't so hot on each other. In today's FIBA final against Serbia, Harden just drifted away from Nikola Kalinic, the player he was supposed to defend. Or maybe Harden was covering an invisible sixth player! Yeah, maybe. Read more...
Boring story: Team USA is way better than Serbia. More hilarious story: James Harden's defense. SERIOUSLY LOOK AT THIS Lmaoooo. RT @Mr1738: Bruh RT @im_malo: Look at harden!!! Lmfao pic.twitter.com/P6kMHccJk8 — Chris Herring (@HerringWSJ) September 14, 2014 LOOK AT THIS
James Harden’s Team USA experience wasn ’t supposed to be this way. The Houston Rockets shooting guard was originally expected to fill the "super sixth man" role normally reserved in Olympic competition for Carmelo Anthony. But then some of his colleagues decided their summer didn't need a trip to Spain. Show More Summary
Yesterday, Team USA destroyed Lithuania in the Semi-Finals of the FIBA World Cup. The team was led by Kyrie Irving, Klay Thompson, Kenneth Faried, and James Harden. That said, a guy with a huge presence and intimidation in the paint thus far is DeMarcus Cousins. Check out this play against Lithuania where the Raptors Jonas […]
Another slow start. Another decisive second half. The only difference between Team USA's 96-68 semifinals victory over Lithuania and the FIBA Basketball World Cup tournament games that came before it? This time it was James Harden who...Show More Summary
James Harden and the U.S. sprinted into the championship game of the Basketball World Cup, riding a huge third quarter to a 96-68 victory over Lithuania on Thursday night.
The stakes are high for Team USA against Lithuania in the semifinals in the 2014 FIBA World Cup, but James Harden's defense isn't helping the team reach its ultimate goal of winning the gold medal. It's no secret that fans like to get on Harden for giving very little effort on defense during games. Show More Summary
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Add another clip to the James Harden anti-defense rule. Lithuania is hanging around against Team USA in large part because they're asking whoever James Harden is guarding to take him off the dribble. (Harden is in foul trouble, but mostly he's being attacked because he's James Harden). Show More Summary
The Houston Rockets had a rockier offseason than they would have liked, but they still have a couple of superstars in James Harden and Dwight Howard. And that’s enough to put them in contention for a playoff run. They missed out on their...Show More Summary
Kyrie Irving is getting a head start on playing with an All-Star cast. Representing the United States in the FIBA Basketball World Cup, Irving has joined the likes of Derrick Rose, James Harden, Anthony Davis, Stephen Curry and others...Show More Summary
Klay Thompson scored 20 points and James Harden had 12 of his 14 in the third quarter after a scoreless first half, helping the U.S. turn a close game into a 119-76 rout of Slovenia on Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the Basketball World Cup.
Team USA had its way with Slovenia in the third quarter of its 2014 FIBA World Cup quarterfinals game and was even able to show off just how much athleticism is on the team during a fast break. In the third quarter, James Harden led a fast break and finished the play by feeding Kenneth Faried with a no-look lob that turned into two easy points. Show More Summary
James Harden has become an easy internet target of late. His shitty defense even sparked this filthy burn from Ty Lawson. But Harden's attempt to look cool on a segway in Barcelona may take the cake. The fact that he's riding a segway,...Show More Summary
James Harden had a woeful first half against Slovenia, but things started to turn around in the second half. In addition to finally making a pair of baskets after going 0-of-8 in the opening half, Harden ran a nifty fast break that resulted in a no-look alley-oop to Kenneth Faried. Show More Summary
Sports celebrities. They're just like us. Even basketball superstar James Harden, who earlier this week had a mishap while riding a Segway in Barcelona, where he's representing Team USA in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. It's OK, James, it happens to the best of us. Watch Harden's Segway fall, above, and see more Segway fails, below:
Today’s a great day for making fun of James Harden. Team USA’s defensive stalwart is being mocked online for, well, his terrible defense during the FIBA Basketball Championship. Oh, and he also fell of a Segway. Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson took a swipe at Harden this weekend on Instagram. After watching the Dallas Cowboys’ […]