Guillaume MARION, Media365, published on Thursday July 28, 2022 at 09:00
After making financial efforts to extend with the Philadelphia Sixers, American back James Harden spoke about his choice and his desire to win a title with them.
Soon to be 33 years old, on August 26, James Harden hopes to have now found the franchise that will allow him to finally win the NBA title. That’s why the point guard or guard did not hesitate to make financial efforts by extending these last days with the Philadelphia Sixers for “only” 68 million dollars over two, with a “player option” for the second year. Thus, the American left Daryl Morey, the president of the 76ers, more means this summer to strengthen the team and thus recruit in particular PJ Tucker and Danuel House. Harden’s extension now official, the person concerned spoke about it in a press release published by Philadelphia. ” This is where I want to be. This is where I want to win, and I think we have what it takes to achieve that goal. Since my first day with the 76ers, the team and the fans have helped me feel at home here in Philadelphia.
Rivers happy with Harden’s choice
” I’m excited to build on the foundations of last season and I can’t wait to get on the court with the guys and start this journey”, also declared Harden, who will have to perfect his automatics with Joel Embiid to hope to aim for the title quickly. “I couldn’t be happier with James’ decision to commit to our organization. Over the past two years, we have taken important steps towards our ultimate goal: to become champions, for his part confided Doc Rivers, the head coach of Philadelphia. James shares our desire to win a title, and he believes being a 76er gives him the best opportunity to do so. Together, we will work tirelessly to achieve our goal. “Armed to go far, the Sixers will now have to confirm on the floors.