This season’s Rockets team is like a variety show. “Where is Harden going” lasted from the offseason to the beginning of the season. Harden went to celebrate the birthday of his beautiful friend and collected
After packing a suitcase, they were quarantined again. This also directly caused the Rockets, which already had many people unable to participate, to be unable to gather 8 people at all, so the game was forced to be postponed.
On December 27, the Rockets ushered in their first opponent, the Trail Blazers. What happened to the Rockets players in this game?
In addition to Harden, a 20th pick in the first round, 2 second-round picks, and 5 undrafted picks, the ceiling of this talent is within reach, but because of this, Harden’s performance in this game has become particularly critical.
No bragging, in the face of the menacing Trail Blazers, Harden and Rockets teammates are not at all cowardly, especially Harden, who has repeatedly stood up at critical moments. After the whole game, Harden played 43 minutes,
He made 12 of 22 shots and scored 44 points, 17 assists and 4 rebounds. At the critical moment of overtime, Harden had a chance to take the game away, but it was a pity that Harden went to the basket at the last moment and faced three offers.
He chose to pass, and his pass was also intercepted by the Blazers’ Covington. The Rockets fell short and missed their first win of the season.
After the game, the case was solved. Why did Harden give up the lore shot and choose to pass?
After the game, about Harden’s last shot, the famous basketball reporter BIJANI gave the answer in the report. HIJANI said that Harden violated the tactical arrangement of head coach Silas at the last moment. According to Silas’s arrangement, Harden will
Completed the last attack by himself, but what people didn’t expect was that Harden would make such a choice.
Why did you choose this way?
Harden said in an interview that he thought he would be surrounded by opponents when he went inside. At this time, Harden believed that Tucker should have a chance. If Tucker moves and runs, Tucker can have a layup
The chance of a lore, so Harden chose to pass the ball.
Was Harden’s decision wrong?
There is nothing wrong with that. Basketball is a team sport. When he is double-teamed by three people, his teammates will indeed have better opportunities.
However, Harden also forgot one thing, he is not James.
If it is James, when James goes in, he can achieve both passing and personal offense. The opponent will shrink the defense because of James’ impact. James’ teammates know that James is willing to share the ball, so at the last moment, they will still be active.
On Harden’s side, the label of the hero ball made his teammates’ running positions stagnant. Harden’s personal impact and passing details were not enough, so Harden failed to pass the ball. This may be Harden and James
In terms of grades, he is more of a star at critical moments. Harden still has a long way to go.