James Harden And Houston Rockets Linked In Attainable Reunion After This Season

The Philadelphia 76ers are 17-12 to date this season which is third within the Atlantic Division and fifth within the Japanese Convention. Accidents have hit the Sixers laborious this season and their finest gamers have all missed time. A kind of gamers is James Harden who’s missed 14 video games already this season and had performed in 15. The ten-time all-star’s final purpose is to win an NBA championship, however he’s been linked again to the Houston Rockets. 

Harden is in his second season with the Sixers and has performed simply 36 video games. Fifteen of them have been final 12 months and the opposite 21 have been after the commerce deadline when the Sixers traded Ben Simmons, Seth Curry and two unprotected first-round picks for James Harden. If he can’t win a championship this season, insiders have linked Harden again to the Rockets.

NBA betting websites have the Sixers at (+2000) to win the Finals this season.

If this season fails, James Harden might be again in Houston for 2023-24

James Harden spent 9 seasons with the Houston Rockets and that’s the place he performed 621 of his 957 profession video games. That is additionally the franchise the place Harden was a three-time scoring champion and gained the 2017-18 league MVP. Earlier this season, Harden opened up about how the one factor left for him to do is to win a title within the NBA. He left Houston to pursue that dream with the Nets after which left them after two seasons and went to his residence now, the Sixers.

On an ESPN podcast, Tim McMahon mentioned {that a} James Harden return to Houston subsequent season is throughout the realm of chance.

“They’ve bought like, $60 million, probably, in cap area this summer time. This isn’t Oklahoma Metropolis, Salt Lake Metropolis, or San Antonio. That is Houston, a probably fascinating market without cost brokers… There’s already been plenty of gossip and dot-connecting, ‘Hey, if issues don’t work out in Philly, preserve a watch out on James Harden again to Houston.’”- Tim McMahon

McMahon mentions how this will appear farfetched for each events, however crazier issues have certainly occurred within the NBA. The Sixers will probably be at residence tonight to face the Detroit Pistons.