Mike D’Antoni Says James Harden Will Be The Rockets’ “Points Guard”

Published on September 26th, 2016 by Astramskas, David | 1,008 views

According to coach Mike D’Antoni, James Harden will be the point guard for his new up-tempo offense. The headline might shock some, but it’s really nothing more than a title. The title isn’t going to change the Beard’s game much and D’Antonio even┬ájoked that he renamed the position just so the writers would have something to write about. He also joked Harden is a “points guard” since he’s going to be doing so much scoring.

So I guess this is what we will be seeing from Harden playing point…

I’m just kidding H-Town!

Here’s the new point guard talking about his “new” position (and showing off his even bigger beard) and Houston Chronicle writer Jonathan Feigen with more thoughts on the change.


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