James Edward Harden, Jr. is an American expert ball player who plays for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was named NBA Sixth Man of the Year with the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2012. Solidify helped his AAU group, Pump-N-Run Elite, to the 2006 Las Vegas Adidas Super 64 title. After his first year, Harden was named first group All-Pac-10 and was named to the gathering all-rookie group. Solidify was drafted third generally speaking in the 2009 NBA Draft by the Oklahoma City Thunder. In his first NBA season, Harden saw over 22 minutes on the court per diversion, averaging 9.9 focuses per amusement. He was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team. On April 18, 2012, Harden scored a profession high 40 focuses in a 109– 97 triumph over the Phoenix Suns. He had the best season in his NBA vocation in 2012, averaging 16.8 focuses in 31.4 minutes for each amusement, despite the fact that he played just 2 of 62 diversions as a starter. Solidify was named the 2012 NBA Sixth Man of the Year, turning into the second most youthful player ever to do as such. In 2012, Harden was exchanged to the Houston Rockets. On November 2, 2012, he scored a profession high 45 focuses in a win against the Atlanta Hawks; he additionally counted 7 bounce back and 2 helps. In this amusement he additionally set vocation highs in free tosses made and endeavored.