James Harden didn’t disappoint in his debut with the Philadelphia 76ers, leading the team to a statement win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night.
Despite not having much time to get used to his new teammates, Harden finished his 76ers debut with 27 points, 12 assists and eight rebounds.
In his postgame press conference, Harden made it known that he’s awfully happy to be a member of the 76ers.
“[I’m] extremely happy,” Harden told reporters postgame. “Extremely happy.”
Harden received some criticism for the way he handled his time with the Brooklyn Nets. That being said, he silenced all his critics with the way he played in his debut.
Of course, the NBA world was impressed by Harden’s performance against the Timberwolves. He looked rejuvenated and motivated on the court.
“James Harden is the perfect fit for Philly and Embiid,” ESPN’s Kendrick