NBA Star James Harden Drops Massive $500K News as Bitcoin Craze Grips the World

Published 12/23/2021, 9:00 AM EST
Dec 8, 2021; Houston, Texas, USA; Brooklyn Nets guard James Harden (13) reacts after a play during the second quarter against the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports


The recent outbreak has affected the NBA greatly. It has led to games being postponed, as well. More than 80 players have been sidelined after entering the league’s health and safety protocols. Unfortunately for fans, it seems like the Christmas Day games will also be canceled. With many players missing out on the action, James Harden seems to be making the most of it.

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In the midst of a plethora of players missing from team rosters, the Brooklyn Nets are amongst many others who have been hit by the outbreak. Although they have managed to place themselves at the top of the Eastern Conference, the uncertainty of the situation could even pull them down from there.

Nov 30, 2021; Brooklyn, New York, USA; Brooklyn Nets guard James Harden (13) reacts after a three point basket against the New York Knicks during the first quarter at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

After James Harden and Kevin Durant were also sidelined, the Nets had taken a collective decision to bring Kyrie Irving back as a part-time player for road games. However, he also had to enter the league’s health and safety protocols. While players like Malik Monk, from the Los Angeles Lakers, are dreading sitting at home, Harden has found a way to enjoy Christmas his own way.

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James Harden drops a bitcoin bombshell

Bitcoin has really emerged in the past couple of months globally and James has also figured out a way to dip his toes into the investment. In fact, he has even found a way to help others do the same.

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He posted on Twitter, “Been stuck @ home so no holiday shopping. Luckily I can gift my friends + fam bitcoin AND stocks on Cash App this year & YOU can too. Send anyone a lil stock or btc right from ur app instantly. I’m gifting $500K in BTC 2 celebrate NOW – drop ur $cashtag.”

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At a time like this, the Nets star has found a way of giving out some joy. For now, fans as well as the organization is hoping that the much-awaited Christmas games don’t get postponed.

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Otherwise, the league might have to consider the possibility of a hiatus for the 2021-22 season.

 

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Yashima Bhatia

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Yashima Bhatia is an NBA writer for EssentiallySports who specialises in providing nuanced predictions and updates for matches. She has a Bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication. Yashima's love for playing the game came up at a young age, when the excitement of the games coupled with the intensity of the Playoffs had her hooked.

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