James Harden Wednesday set a personal record set in the NBA. The star of the Houston Rockets was in Madison Square Garden, home of the New York Knicks, less than 61 points.
Harden led his team to a 110-114 victory. It was the 21st consecutive match that ‘The Beard’, the threshold of 30 points exceeded. Harden performs in the footsteps of the legendary wilt Chamberlain, who created a furore in the ‘60s.
“In the Garden, the people show, and I think that I tonight care have”, responded Harden, who is the favourite seems to think of itself as MVP (best player) in the NBA. “Every match I give the best of myself. The pressure I put myself and expect that my team mates of me. But we have to keep going.”
Houston seemed to be against the Knicks in a defeat to steven, but thanks to a three pointer by Eric Gordon twelve seconds before the end, and then a dunk from Harden took the Rockets still profit.
In the ranking of the Western Conference is Houston (27-20) fifth. Champion Golden State (33-14) leads to Denver (31-15), that Wednesday night 114-108, the boat went in at Utah. Donovan Mitchell (35 pts) proved to be villain of the Nuggets.
In the Eastern Conference, lost Toronto the topper in Indiana 110-106. The Pacers saw topschutter Victor Oladipo in the second quarter out with a serious knee injury. He had a draagberrie be disposed of. A scan should be clarity on the severity, but according to the first messages he would months outside of battle.
Milwaukee (34-12) performs the stand in the east for Toronto (36-14) and Indiana (32-15).