After rejecting his player option for the next season, he reached an agreement with the Pennsylvania franchise to continue for the next two years.
He was one of the biggest names in theFree Agency 2022 of theNational Basketball Association (NBA)after decline his player option for his final year of contract withPhiladelphia 76ersbut finallyjames harden you already have a team.
There were many criticisms that the base received since in 2017 he signed a multimillion-dollar agreement withHouston Rocketsfor four seasons, with a salary of$171 million dollarstaking into account that he had not managed to fight for the championship ring.
then came your request in 2021 to transfer toBrooklyn Netsand a year later, his departure for the 76ers, as part of the exchangeBen Simmons; However, this time everything seems to have changed, not only for his current NBA team, but for Harden himself.
The important salary cut that Harden will have to play in 76ers
the insiderShams Charaniaof the portalThe Athletichas confirmed thatThe beardHe has acceptedreduce his salary by $15 millionto sign a new contract with theSixersfor the next two seasons, withplayer optionfor his second year of agreement.
Thus, Harden will earn in the next two seasons with the 76ers, according to journalistic estimates, a total salary of$32 million dollarsall in order to helpJoel Embid and his friend President of OperationsDaryl Moreyto get the coveted NBA title in 2023.