Preview: San Antonio Spurs vs. Houston Rockets

After months of speculation concerning James Harden’s desire to be traded, back to back losses at the hands of the Los Angeles Lakers this week seem to have finally led to just that. Houston traded Harden yesterday to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for Caris LeVert and 3 unprotected 1st round picks. Tensions had been brewing for awhile, ultimately coming to a head when Harden effectively threw the organization under the bus to reporters after the 2nd loss to LA: