James Harden is an American professional basketball player who plays as a shooting guard in a basketball team called the Houston Rockets and he plays for the USA national team. He has made a huge successful career for himself and has made a lot of money from his career. But this was the first time that this has ever happened to Harden because he blew up when he changed teams from being traded from the Oklahoma City Thunder. Before his basketball career he had his own set of problems that he had with his father. He has came a long way to become the favorite for the most valuable player in the 2017-2018 season, leading the best offense in the history of the NBA. He played college in Arizona State having his jersey retired to remember how good he was.