A player recognized as one of the best shooting guards in the history of NBA is incredibly talented James Harden. He is very famous for his Euro step, exceptional skills, and step-back jumper. Currently, he is a part of Houston Rockets of NBA. He plays as a shooting guard/point guard in the game.
James Harden was born on August 26, 1989, and his birth city is Bellflower, California, USA. His birth name is James Edward Harden Jr. He has got “The Beard”, “Step Daddy”, and “No D Harden” as his nicknames.
He has a huge fan following and is admired by basketball lovers all across the globe because of his stunning performance and stellar skills. He enjoys a successful professional journey and his outstanding career is embellished with a lot of achievements that depict his success even more.
James Harden Family
The parents of James Harden are James Harden Sr. and Monja Willis. He has two elder siblings. He does not like to use Jr. with his name because his father was mostly absent when he was a kid and also because his father was sent to jail in a drug case.
James Harden Education
James Harden went to Artesia High School, California, and then he attended Arizona State University (from 2007-2009). He played outstandingly in both, school and college, and appeared as a brilliant basketball player.
James Harden Career
James Harden started his professional career in 2009 from Oklahoma City Thunder of NBA and played for it till 2012. From 2012 until now he is a part of Houston Rockets.
The achievements a person earns during his life speak of his talent and success. James Harden has won many awards and honors, some of these are mentioned below:
- In the year 2018, he earned NBA Most Valuable Player
- He was NBA All-Star in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020.
- In 2018 and 2019, he was the NBA scoring champion.
- In 2009, he was the Pac-10 Player of the Year.
- In 2012, he was the NBA sixth man of the year.
- He received All-NBA First Team in the years 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, and 2019.
- In 2010, he received NBA All-Rookie Second Team.
James Harden Net Worth
It is estimated that James Harden has a net worth of $145 million.
James Harden Basketball shoes
- Adidas Harden Vol 3.
- Adidas Harden Vol. 2.
- Adidas Harden Vol. 1.