Rockets play-by-play man Craig Ackerman tweeted out the incredible accomplishment:
Take a look at his second field goal, via NBACalifornia:
Harden made only two of his nine shots from the field, but he made 22 of his 25 free-throw attempts. He added six rebounds and five assists.
Here's what Harden tweeted after the game:
Nobody else had ever done what Harden accomplished, via Basketball-Reference.com. The Phoenix Suns' Charles Barkley nearly did when he scored 26 points on two made field goals and 22 free throws against the Washington Bullets back in December of 1995.
Houston came away with a 100-92 victory over Memphis.
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