Brooklyn Nets celebrity guard James Harden has been recognized with a proper hamstring pressure, the workforce introduced Tuesday evening. Harden suffered his damage on Monday evening when the Nets took on the New York Knicks, enjoying 4 minutes earlier than being pulled and never returning to the sport.
The Nets say Harden will probably be out for the subsequent 10 days and will probably be re-evaluated on the finish of that timeframe. With that timeline, Harden is slated to overlook not less than 5 video games over the subsequent two weeks, together with video games in opposition to the Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers.
The Beard has had one more MVP-caliber season in 2020-21, and 42 video games into the season has averaged 25.2 factors, 8.0 rebounds and 10.9 assists per sport with a real taking pictures share of .616. With All-NBA ahead Kevin Durant lately returning to the lineup, Brooklyn may have a neater time surviving in his absence.
Nonetheless, because the Nets (36-16) are presently first within the Japanese Convention standings, they might seemingly like to have Harden again sooner moderately than later.
Not solely to maintain their momentum however to construct chemistry earlier than their first playoff run whereas led by the Massive Three of Durant, Harden and Kyrie Irving.