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James Harden followed up a 40-point triple-double by going coast to coast for a go-ahead layup with 2.4 seconds left that handed the Nuggets a 125-124 loss at the Toyota Center. The defeat trimmed the Nuggets’ lead for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference to a mere half-game over Portland. “I felt like Usain Bolt,” Harden said of his hero’s finish.
David Hardisty: D’Antoni was asked if this was an example of why @James Harden is the MVP: “How many examples do you need? He gives an example every night.”