Sport Video of James Harden traveling on step back in Game 1 goes viral

08:55  16 april  2018
08:55  16 april  2018 Source:   Sportsnaut

LeBron James explains why the Cavaliers looked lost in Game 1 blowout

  LeBron James explains why the Cavaliers looked lost in Game 1 blowout "The postseason finally hit us and it hit us very well."The Cleveland Cavaliers entered the playoffs with a revamped roster that had won 11 of its final 14 games of the regular season, only to be routed by the Indiana Pacers on their home floor in Game 1. Victor Oladipo scored 32 points, and while the Cavs rallied in the second half, Cleveland lost by 18 points.

Twitter Goes Wild After James Harden Puts Wesley Johnson on His Knees, Waits to Hit Step - Back Three. The Harden step - back three that tends to follow said crossover, is also a staple of the six-time All-Star's game that we are all accustomed to watching go in with regularity.

Here's how Harden 's viral moment went down. Harden 's brutal crossover left Johnson on his rear end, and Harden stepped back , stared at Johnson on the ground and drilled a 3 that got the Rockets bench on 28 GAME : Are you talking about the play where James Harden traveled and pushed off?

James Harden holding a basketball © Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

The NBA playoffs raises the stakes for games, as well as the scrutiny. James Harden was no stranger to that while dropping 44 points on the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night.

A video of Harden stepping back for a 3-pointer went viral because Harden clearly traveled on the play but got away with it:

Superstars have been getting away with borderline calls and arguable favoritism from the league for years, so this is nothing new. Some believe that the intent of the league is to entertain and it’s much more entertaining to let stars do cool things even if they’re bending the rules like that. That’s what makes it so frustrating for opposing defenses, and also what led to some criticism from one famous coach.

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