1. FIBA World Cup 2014: Championship Game Results and Most Impressive Players

    The championship game victory for the United States at the 2014 FIBA World Cup was something of a formality after Spain lost in the quarterfinals...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 368 reads 0 comments

  2. How James Harden Can Use FIBA World Cup to Jumpstart Season with Houston Rockets

    James Harden ’s Team USA experience wasn ’t supposed to be this way. The Houston Rockets shooting guard was originally expected to fill the "super sixth man" role normally reserved in Olympic competition for Carmelo Anthony...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 4 days ago 704 reads 1 comments

  3. Team USA Getting, Needing James Harden's Best Right Now

    Another slow start. Another decisive second half. The only difference between Team USA's 96-68 semifinals victory over Lithuania and the FIBA Basketball World Cup tournament ...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 4 days ago 8,544 reads 28 comments

  4. James Harden Falls off His Segway in Spain

    Team USA and Houston Rockets star James Harden recently spent some time cruising the streets of Barcelona on a Segway. He learned the dangers of open-air vehicles the hard way...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 8 days ago 102,577 reads 79 comments

  5. Watch James Harden Play Awful Defense for Team USA vs. Turkey in FIBA World Cup

    James Harden 's defense is a popular subject of conversation among basketball fans. It might be an even bigger topic if he showed a consistent effort on that end...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about 15 days ago 269,818 reads 402 comments

  6. James Harden Expects to See a '20-Year-Old' Kobe Bryant on the Court This Season

    Everybody is curious to see how Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant plays this season after he has missed parts of the last two seasons with serious leg injuries...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 18 days ago 117,310 reads 290 comments

  7. Jerry Colangelo Calls James Harden the Leader of Team USA

    USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo was just answering a question, but in the process he may have given this team both guidance and a slick slogan. Don't fear the beard — follow it...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 18 days ago 9,099 reads 52 comments

  8. Why James Harden and Dwight Howard Are Under Enormous Pressure to Win Now

    As the self-proclaimed "cornerstones" of the Houston Rockets , the pressure is on Dwight Howard and James Harden to immediately take this team to another level...

    Dave Leonardis Written by Dave Leonardis about 20 days ago 2,527 reads 4 comments

  9. Houston Rockets' Personnel Is Ready to Improve Defense

    The Houston Rockets need to be better defenders, and they know it. Superstar and team leader James Harden has begun to lead the charge toward improvement after a year spent getting humiliated by I nternet video montages of his lax coverage...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 21 days ago 6,229 reads 28 comments

  10. Where Does James Harden Actually Rank on NBA Superstar Totem Pole?

    James Harden is a superstar. Hem and haw over his status as some might, it's the truth. Perception of where he stands is helped along by playing a position (shooting guard) ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 24 days ago 57,769 reads 314 comments

  11. 5 Reasons Why Houston Rockets Could Surpass Expectations Next Year

    A painful first-round exit turned into an even worse offseason, but it's not time to panic just yet for the Houston Rockets ...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 25 days ago 13,289 reads 74 comments

  12. James Harden Believes He Is the Best Basketball Player Alive

    If you asked anyone who the best basketball player alive is, most people will answer either LeBron James or Kevin Durant . James Harden 's name probably doesn't come up in that conversation unless you are talking to Houston Rockets fans...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 27 days ago 148,003 reads 653 comments