BREAKING: Rockets' James Harden Has Requested a Trade

The drama surrounding the Houston Rockets this offseason has been insane and it appears it's not slowing down any time soon. James Harden has demanded a trade from the team, according to Scoop B.

With the changes to their coaching staff and management personnel, perhaps Harden is concerned with the direction of the team. He's preference is believed to be playing alongside Kevin Durant with the Brooklyn Nets. Another option for Harden is the Philadelphia 76ers, keep a close eye on the east for Harden's next move. 

According to ESPN reports:

Durant and Harden have recently spoken about reuniting in Brooklyn. The two were teammates on the Oklahoma City Thunder for three seasons before the team traded Harden to Houston in 2012.

The NBA offseason officially begins on Monday, and let's just say, things are cooking out of the gate!


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