By Jazmine Clarke
James Harden and the Houston Rockets have made history in the NBA today. Harden and the Rockets have agreed to a 4-year extension worth $228 million dollars that will have Harden in Houston till the 2022-2023 season. Since Harden has 2 years left on his current contract, the extension has $170 million value and is the richest extension in NBA History.
Rockets have been making moves and are trying to create a power team by already acquiring Chris Paul and reaching out to the New York Knicks to acquire Carmelo Anthony. Harden is happy that he is staying in Houston as he’s quoted saying, “Houston is home for me.” This deal may help the Houston Rockets make big plays in the coming future for the organization.