30-Year-Old Harden, Durant, and James: A Data Comparison
2023/11/08

Unconsciously, Harden is already 30 years old. In recent years, Harden has almost maintained an MVP level. His offense has brought earth-shaking changes to the Rockets, turning the Rockets from a team on the edge of the playoffs. He has grown into a strong contender for the championship. Such an outstanding performance also makes people can't help but compare Harden with the two greatest stars of this era. So who is stronger and weaker among these three superstars?

Durant averages 26.4 points, 6.8 rebounds, and 5.4 assists per game, James contributes 25.3 points, 6.0 rebounds, and 7.4 assists per game, and Harden averages 35. 4 points, 6.3 rebounds, and 8.5 assists per game. 

Harden's numbers exceed Durant and James at first glance, but it should be noted Durant and James played on teams with multiple superstars, affecting their personal statistics.

Harden's individual skills are impressive, but the Rockets, solely led by him, struggle against teams with multiple stars in the playoffs. Therefore, while Harden wins in individual data, Durant and James win in team success.

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