Determined to finally win the first championship ring of his career, James Harden returned transformed from this 2022 off-season. The last photo published by the Sixers particularly shocked the fans, as to his physical condition. He is unrecognizable!
The beginnings of James Harden at the Sixers were not as bright as hoped, after his trade from Brooklyn at the deadline. Admittedly, he has developed a very interesting connection on the pitch with Joel Embiid, but the 2018 MVP playoffs were very disappointing and he had to deal with a lot of criticism. 2022-23, however, is the only thing on his mind now, as he is back in training with his teammates:
James Harden’s fitness shocks fans
Again, what strikes the most about The Beard is his physique. It’s simple, the n°13 is totally transformed compared to previous seasons, appearing much thinner and athletic than in the past. He did a lot of work on himself during the summer, even allowing himself a hell of a madness on his birthday. The results are convincing, and the fans are literally in shock in front of this El Chapo 2.0:
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Look at Harden brother oh my God
Harden fit like this, it’s over
I’ve never seen James in a tight t-shirt like this. I always thought he had a little fat on his chest and stomach. He looks great now.
The chubby, out of shape James Harden seems to be a thing of the past, much to the delight of Philadelphia fans. It now remains to be convinced on the courts, after a mixed start in Pennsylvania in 2021-22.