James Harden scored seven points vs. the Dominican Republic on Wednesday.
Coach Mike Krzyzewski said James Harden "has been as good a leader as we’ve had for this team" for Team USA.
James Harden said that there are no hard feelings between him and Chandler Parsons.
James Harden said that while he and Dwight Howard are the cornerstones of the Rockets, the rest of his teammates are "role players."
Rockets coach Kevin McHale said his team needs to be "more aggressive defensively" to advance deeper into the playoffs next season.
James Harden and Joakim Noah have been selected to the 2013-14 All-NBA First Team, the first time they've received the distinction in their careers.
James Harden scored 34 points on 9-of-15 shooting (4-of-6 3PTs, 12-of-12 FTs) with four rebounds, six assists and four steals in the Rockets' crushing Game 6 loss to the Blazers on Friday.
Kevin McHale lamented the Rockets' collapse in Game 4, saying that his team "didn’t execute very well" in the second half.
James Harden shot 13-of-35 from the field for 37 points during Game 3's 121-116 overtime win to go with nine boards, six assists, two steals and three 3-pointers.
James Harden hit just 6-of-19 shots and two 3-pointers for 18 points, three rebounds, four assists and a steal in Wednesday's Game 2 loss to the Blazers.
James Harden admitted that he "didn't play well offensively" in Game 1, when he scored 27 points but shot only 8-of-28 from the field.
James Harden admitted there was a lack of ball movement in Sunday's loss to the Blazers.
James Harden, Jeremy Lin, Chandler Parsons and Omer Asik all took Wednesday off in preparation for the playoffs.
James Harden and Chandler Parsons will both be rested for the Rockets' season finale.