Harden retire. Tilman Fertitta, the owner of the Houston Rockets team, announced that they will retire James Harden’s number 13 shirt, who has been wearing the Rockets jersey for 8 years and was traded to the Brooklyn Nets at the beginning of the season.
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James Harden’s number 13 shirt, which was traded from Houston Rockets to Brooklyn Nets at the beginning of the season and received a reaction from Rockets fans, is retiring.
Club owner Tilman Fertitta made the announcement and said that they made such a decision to honor Harden’s 8 years with the club.
The veteran player was selected for the All-Star every year during 8 seasons spent at the Houston Rockets. Harden is also the holder of the most 3-point shots (2029), free throws (5554), and assists (4796) in the history of the club.
” James Harden will always be a Rockets fan. Of course, we will retire his jersey. My first year at the club has made my first year at the club memorable. What he accomplished here for 8 years made it better. What he did for the team was unforgettable for the fans and this audience,” said Tilman Fertitta, owner of Houston Rockets . it was the scene of moments, “he said.
Harden’s shirt will be the 7th shirt to be hung at Toyota Center after Calvin Murphy, Moses Malone, Hakeem Olajuwon, Rudy Tomjanovich, Clyde Drexler, and Yaou Ming.