James Harden joins elite company after Game 2 performance vs. Warriors

Despite the devastating 99-98 loss in Game 2, Houston Rockets guard James Harden racked up a stat line that only few have done in NBA history.

James Harden became only the sixth player in history to have 38+ points, 10+ rebounds and 9+ assists in a Conference Finals game. Harden joins Jerry West, Oscar Robertson, Elgin Baylor, Lew Alcindor and Charles Barkley.

Harden also joins Hakeem Olajuwon and becomes only the second player in Rockets franchise history with at least 35 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists in a Conference Finals game.

Harden finished the game with 38 points, 10 rebounds, 9 assists, 3 steals and 1 block.

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