James Harden is one of those guys who marches to the beat of his own drum. His personal style. (Yes, the beard.) The way he plays basketball. How he carries himself. It’s all very unique. It’s all very James Harden-esque.
With that in mind, it probably shouldn't surprise anyone that he has certain behavioral quirks that a lot of other players (note: not all, though) don’t have. One of those quirks?
Check it out:
Again, we’ve seen players do that before just because it helps them stay in their flow or whatever – but that doesn’t make it any less weird.