Forget MVP. Harden's future depends on how he fares in the playoffs.
…or he should, at least. The Houston Rockets star has soared ahead of the pack in the race for the top award in basketball.
With slick television ads promoting his signature Adidas, hip-hop songs dropping his name, a possible MVP award, and the most famous beard since ZZ Top, James Harden has arrived. In fact, he may just be the biggest name in Texas.
Are the Rockets already done?