Houston Rockets guards James Harden overtook his shoulder slowly to double his series by at least 30 points to 30 games on Monday night in the 120-104 victory over Dallas Mavericks. half, hit 3-arrows with 52.9 seconds left and rockets leading from 14. He finished with 31 points on 9-for-23 shooting in 36 minutes. HARDON said his shoulder was worrying, but he was expecting us to rest during the All-Star break this week.
"It's kind of like," Harden said. "We will have another game before the break … So I hope to rest and receive rehabilitation, treatment and consolidation."
James Harden scored 31 points for his 30th. makes a 30-point game despite handling a shoulder injury that leads Houston Rockets to 1
This is the fourth time Harden has scored 10 points in the last three minutes of regulation, the most in the NBA this season. Each of them has happened since January 19th. The last time Harden did not score at least 30 was December 11 against the Trailing Blazers when he was 29.
"I could not take the lift I usually get for," Harden said.
Missile Coach Mike D & Antony said he thinks the tape is over
"Honestly, with you, two minutes to go in half, he has 20 points," – said Antony, "I'm going, start another." I did not think – there is no way but he is amazing, I think his shoulder has bothered him, he did not have a great game. "
Harden is now a 30-point game away from the use of Wilt Chamberlain for the second longest 30-point series in NBA history. It's also 36 games away from binding Chamberlain for the longest such stripe.