Dec. 9 10:40 PM PT11:40 PM MT12:40 AM CT1:40 AM ET6:40 GMT14:40 11:40 PM MST1:40 AM EST10:40 UAE07:401:40 ET12:40 AM CT4:40 - Harden flirted with a triple-double in Sunday's win over Orlando, finishing with 27 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds. Analysis: Harden is averaging 28.6 points over his last five games.
Dec. 7 9:42 PM PT10:42 PM MT11:42 PM CT12:42 AM ET5:42 GMT13:42 10:42 PM MST12:42 AM EST9:42 UAE06:420:42 ET11:42 PM CT3:42 - Harden continued his recent tear with 34 points in Friday's win over Golden State. Analysis: Harden has scored 31-plus in three of his last four games. He was 13 of 22 Friday after, two nights after a miserable 3-for-17 shooting performance against Phoenix.
Dec. 5 9:17 PM PT10:17 PM MT11:17 PM CT12:17 AM ET5:17 GMT13:17 10:17 PM MST12:17 AM EST9:17 UAE06:170:17 ET11:17 PM CT3:17 - Harden scored 13 while going a miserable 3 of 17 from the field in Wednesday's loss to Phoenix. Analysis: The 17.6 field-goal percentage matched the third-lowest of Harden's career in games in which he's taken at least 15 shots. He had been 22 for 41 over his previous two games with 68 points.
Dec. 3 9:12 PM PT10:12 PM MT11:12 PM CT12:12 AM ET5:12 GMT13:12 10:12 PM MST12:12 AM EST9:12 UAE06:120:12 ET11:12 PM CT3:12 - Harden had 15 of his season-best 37 points in the fourth quarter in Monday's 109-103 loss to Utah. Analysis: Harden has 68 points in his last two games so he is rolling.
Nov. 23 3:32 PM PT4:32 PM MT5:32 PM CT6:32 PM ET23:32 GMT7:32 4:32 PM MST6:32 PM EST3:32 UAE (+1)00:3218:32 ET5:32 PM CT21:32 - Harden returned Friday and had a season-low nine points. Analysis: Harden missed the previous three games with a sore left foot.
Nov. 14 10:57 PM PT11:57 PM MT12:57 AM CT1:57 AM ET6:57 GMT14:57 11:57 PM MST1:57 AM EST10:57 UAE07:571:57 ET12:57 AM CT4:57 - Harden did not play Wednesday because of a sore foot. Analysis: It's uncertain when Harden will return. The foot injury has been bothering him all season.
Nov. 8 10:56 PM PT11:56 PM MT12:56 AM CT1:56 AM ET6:56 GMT14:56 11:56 PM MST1:56 AM EST10:56 UAE07:561:56 ET12:56 AM CT4:56 - Harden poured in 35 points with nine rebounds, five assists and four steals in a 99-98 loss to the Lakers on Thursday. Analysis: Harden also had two blocks and made 14 of 16 from the free-throw line. However, he went 9 of 24 from the field.
Nov. 2 10:43 PM PT11:43 PM MT12:43 AM CT1:43 AM ET5:43 GMT13:43 10:43 PM MST12:43 AM EST9:43 UAE06:431:43 ET11:43 PM CT3:43 - Harden scored 34 points in the Rockets' 113-105 win over Dallas on Friday. Analysis: Harden has picked up where he left off last season, totaling 55 points with eight assists, seven rebounds and five steals through two games.
Oct. 25 5:08 PM PT6:08 PM MT7:08 PM CT8:08 PM ET0:08 GMT8:08 5:08 PM MST7:08 PM EST4:08 UAE (+1)02:0820:08 ET7:08 PM CT22:08 - Harden left Friday night's preseason game with a right knee contusion and was not expected to return. Analysis: Harden, the team's leading scorer in the preseason with a 20.8 average, connected on a 3-pointer from the right wing and went down to the court in front of the Rockets bench when he was fouled by Quincy Pondexter. Harden eventually got up, made the ensuing free throw and went straight to the locker room at the next stoppage of play.