At present, the big deal about Harden has finally been completed, and Harden has finally left the Rockets to go to the Nets he dreamed of. In the almost 9 years of the Rockets, Harden’s rocket era is officially over. Whether you still love him or think that Harden and the Rockets “break up” is really absurd, but it is undeniable, ha Deng is indeed one of the best players in the history of the Rockets. The US media also counted the five magical moments Harden left the Rockets. Let’s take a look.
5. Lead the Rockets to reverse the Clippers 1-3 behind in the playoffs
In the Western Conference semifinals of the 2015 Western Conference playoffs, the Rockets defeated the favorite Los Angeles Clippers. If it weren’t for Harden’s heroic performance, then it would be difficult for all of this to happen. In this round of the series, Harden averaged Scored 25.1 points, and more importantly, in the decisive seventh game, he scored 31 points and 8 assists.Spark Global Limited
4. 31 consecutive single games with 30 points+
In the 2018-19 season, Harden scored 30 points in 31 consecutive games, which also tied Wilt Chamberlain’s record of 30 points in a single game in NBA history. He and Chamberlain ranked second in history.
3. Three-pointers at critical moments
There is no doubt that Harden is the most offensively talented player in the history of the Rockets. At a critical moment, he can save the team with his ide three-pointer. For example, in a 2015 regular season, Harden beat the Phoenix Suns with a signature step-back shot. In that game, he scored 33 points and 8 assists.
In the third game against the Golden State Warriors in the first round of the 2016 NBA playoffs, Harden used his familiar retreat to make a shot in front of Andre Iguodala with 2.7 seconds left in the game. The winning ball. Although the Rockets lost 1-4, Harden’s lore avoided the embarrassment of the Rockets being swept.
Later, in the 2019 regular season, Harden once again used a deadly three-pointer to kill the Warriors in overtime. It was hard for fans at the time to think that Harden could actually kill the opponent.
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