Houston Rockets All-Star guard James Harden notched his 16th consecutive recreation with at the very least 30 factors Sunday night time in Orlando, tying Kobe Bryant’s streak of consecutive 30-plus level video games.
Harden reached the milestone regardless of an atrocious capturing efficiency by which he linked on simply one in every of 17 three-pointers, and completed 11-of-32 from the sphere.
The reigning NBA MVP went off for 38 factors to go together with his 12 assists and 9 rebounds, although his efforts weren’t sufficient because the Rockets suffered a 116-109 loss to the Magic. Following the sport, Harden was requested about capturing 1-of-17 from behind the arc and provided the next evaluation.
“They simply did not go in,” Harden shrugged afterward, in accordance with