The low season of the NBA 2022-23 had the first wave of big moves with the closing of the limit that the league put on players using or declining the player option they had with their teams. James Harden, one of the most important protagonists of this day.
After being chosen as the 2018 NBA Most Valuable Player, Harden began to lower his level to the point that in the last two seasons he played in three teams. Had the best time ‘The beard’? fans of Philadelphia 76ers They expect the answer to be a resounding no.
Harden decided to leave Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving in a trade the Brooklyn Nets made with the 76ers and after averaging 21 points, 7.1 rebounds and 10.5 assists per game, he was part of the Philadelphia team that reached the 2022 NBA Playoffs semifinals. They fell 2-4 against the Miami Heat.
contrary to what he did Russell Westbrook to continue on Los Angeles Lakers and earn more than $47 million dollars in the 2022-23 NBA season, everything indicates that james harden I’d spare money for the 76ers to bring in quality reinforcements. He wouldn’t leave them like he did with Durant and the Brooklyn Nets.
Leave 76ers like Durant? The decision Harden made for the 2022-23 NBA
As reported by Shams Charania, from The Athletic portal, the decision made by James Harden for the season NBA 2022-23 it was decline his player option for US$47.4 million with the intention of returning to the Philadelphia 76ers with a lower contract that gives the team flexibility in order to put together a team contending for the 2023 title.