James Harden Named Western Conference Player of the Week
Style Magazine Newswire | 12/21/2016, 10:46 a.m.
The NBA announced that James Harden has been named Western Conference Player of the Week for games played from Monday, Dec. 12 through Sunday, Dec. 18. It is the second time this season, and the 11th time in his career, that Harden has received Player of the Week honors, all coming with Houston. Hakeem Olajuwon (12 times) is the only Rocket with more Player of the Week awards. For the season, Harden is averaging 27.7 points, 11.8 assists, and 8.0 rebounds. He ranks fifth in the league in scoring and first in assists. Harden has recorded 21 point/assist double-doubles in the 28 games this season.