James Harden had a 53-point, 16-rebound, 17-assist triple-double on Saturday. Holy s***.
James Harden's line tonight:— SB Nation NBA (@SBNationNBA) January 1, 2017
53 points (career high)
17 assist (tied career high)
The line tied Wilt Chamberlain for points in a triple-double.
James Harden (@rockets) finishes with 53 points, tying Wilt Chamberlain for the most points in a triple-double— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) January 1, 2017
It’s the first time an NBA player has ever put up that stat line.
What is this. Good gosh.
James Harden had 53 p, 17 a, 16 r tonight. Considering he assisted 8 threes, he accounted for 95 (!!!) of the Rockets' points tonight.— Tom Haberstroh (@tomhaberstroh) January 1, 2017
Here’s his final bucket.
Stir that pot all night.