Man listen, James Harden is on a mission. Whether you identify him as the “The Bearded One,” “The Euro-Step Gawd” or any other self-imposed moniker that would describe Harden, NBA MVP may be the most appropriate as his stellar 2014-2015 season has placed him in rarefied air.
Fresh off of his performance against the association’s hottest team, the Cleveland Cavaliers, Harden has easily solidified himself as the best shooting guard in the league, along with being a top-five player. With that in mind, we figured it would be useful to take a look at some of James Harden’s most memorable performances, while documenting some of the best kicks he’s sported throughout his basketball career. To see for yourself, flip through the pages below to get a detailed account of Mr.Harden’s on-court exploits.
Arizona State vs. Arizona
Date: March 11, 2009
Model: Nike Zoom LeBron 6 “Taxi”
Throughout his career at Arizona State, James Harden provided constant nightmares for the Sun Devils’ in-state rival the Arizona Wildcats. Facing them during the 2009 Pac-10 Tournament semi-finals, James Harden would tally an impressive stat line of 27 points and 8 rebounds, all while rocking the Nike Zoom LeBron 6 “Taxi”; a signature model he would regularly sport during his tenure in Tempe.