James Harden again makes it to the headlines as fans troll and criticize him. He has been an improved and better player since he forced his way out from the Brooklyn Nets to play alongside Joel Embiid. But still, injuries concern his run as once again he was seen laying down on the floor amid Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers clash. His lower body has always been concerning throughout his career and even had him listed injury-prone during last year’s playoffs.
Recently, the Los Angeles Lakers hosted the Philadelphia 76ers at Crypto.com Arena. The game was closely contested and head to head but the Sixers stepped up big and got the job done while adding a dub to their record. The final box score stands at 121-126 favoring the Philadelphia 76ers. Currently, under the leadership of James Harden and Joel Embiid, the Sixers are ranked as the second seed in the eastern conference with the record of 45 wins and 27 losses at .625.
In the game, James Harden dropped 24 points, 7 assists and 7 rebounds. But a play late in the third quarter from his side to fetch a lay-up has him viral on the internet. As the video clip concerning his injury trends on social media platforms. The corrupt fans from the Sixers who rooted for the trade now want him to go back to the Nets. As they think the franchise made a mistake gifting their core and future for him.
Fans react to James Harden being injury prone
With one minute remaining for the first quarter to end James Harden was on the floor screaming in pain while trying to stretch and grab his knee. It was a result of a collision with two of Lakers’ defenders were losing the ball he also lost his balance and pressurized the wrong foot. His hamstring already is very concerning for the team as that delayed his debut and still holds him down and back.
There are thousands of reactions to offer for the viral clip of James Harden laying down on the floor and screaming in pain. As fans troll and criticize him while calling him out as a soft player. While many also praise and appreciate his efforts as he returned back to the game in the fourth quarter after a trip to the locker room and helped the team win the game. Find some of many such reactions posted by fans on social media platforms here below: