The Oklahoma City Thunder currently still has reigning Sixth Man of the Year James Harden on its roster. But the team may not be able to afford him, and there are plenty of other teams that could use such a dynamic playmaker on their roster.
According to ESPN, Harden loves playing for the Thunder and expects his agent and Thunder GM Sam Presti to work out a deal in plenty of time for him to remain in Oklahoma City. However, just because Harden thinks it will happen, doesn’t mean it will. Stranger things have happened.
There are plenty of teams that would covet Harden and believe him to be the missing piece from their squad’s puzzle. Here are seven NBA teams that should try to get Harden off the Thunder payroll.