James Harden was Born on August 26, 1989, and grew up in Los Angeles, California. He is a famous American player that plays for Houston Rockets at the National Basketball Association (NBA). Harden played college basketball at Arizona State University. In 2009, he was named Consensus All-American and Pac-10 Player of the Year. In 2012, he was selected in Oklahoma City Thunder for this year’s NBA Six-Man and helped the team to reach the 2012 NBA Finals.
In the 2011-2012 season, he was named NBA’s Six Man of the Year and was the second youngest player to receive this award. When he became a free agent, Thunder tried to sign a four-year deal between $ 52 and $ 55 million, but could not sign it. Then he was exchanged with his teammates Daequan Cook, Cole Aldrich and Lazar Hayward against Houston Rockets.
During the 2012/13 season on October 31, he signed an $ 80 million contract extension in five years. On March 2, 2015, he was suspended for a game to kick LeBron James. He was named the first All-NBA team and finished second in the MVP survey behind Stephen Curry.
On July 19, 2015, he was elected MVP of the National Association of Basketball Players. On July 9, 2016, he signed a contract extension of four years with Rockets for 118.1 million US dollars and is currently playing from there. He was a team member of the US national team, which won the gold medal at the 2012 Olympics.
He has a fortune of $ 50 million, but his salary has not yet been announced.
Name: James Harden
Age: 29 years old
Date of Birth: August 26, 1989
Height: 6 feet 5 inches (1.96m)
Net Worth: $50 million