The forward scored 49 points in the win over the Dallas Mavericks.
James Harden He knows that the individual can enhance the collective and that his impressive performances are only valid if his team wins, as happened this Friday that the Rockets They beat 153-149 at Mavericks in overtime with 49 points from one of the great stars of the NBA.
“It’s not just about what I do, but about defensive work, the team and the way in which we overcome this tough encounter. I have always said that I will be happy with my records as long as we win, ”said Harden in dialogue with ESPN, referring to the Houston quintet as having one of the best offenses in the league.
He also added: “These types of parties are those that raise confidence and put it through the roof. And that is what we need now. ” Recall that the Rockets are fifth in the Western Conference 9.5 games behind the leaders, the LeBron James Lakers.
The idea is to finish the regular season as high as possible to avoid hitting big opponents in the postseason.
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