Harden out against Spurs with bruised thumbHouston's James Harden is out against the San Antonio Spurs with a bruised left thumb. Houston Rockets star James Harden will miss his second consecutive game due to a left thumb injury. This will be the eighth game missed by Harden this season. Harden is Houston's leading scorer with 23.7 points a game. The Rockets are trying to end a two-game skid on Tuesday night when they face the Southwest Division-leading Spurs. One of those was the Rockets' previous meeting against the Mavs, when he sat out a 111-104 home loss on Dec. 23 due to a sprained ankle.
Rockets' Harden out again for thumb bruiseHouston's James Harden will miss his second straight game with a bruised thumb on his shooting hand when the Rockets play at Dallas on Wednesday night.Source: ESPN.com
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