James Harden Celebrates MVP With Mom and Teammates (Photos)

James Harden Photos At NBA AwardsMonday night, Houston Rockets superstar James Harden was named 2018 NBA MVP, during the NBA Awards gala, held at Barker Hangar, in Santa Monica, California.

During the recently completed season, Harden averaged 30.4 points (led the NBA), 8.8 assists (third in NBA) and 5.4 rebounds per game.

The now 28-year-old has averaged at least 29 points per contest in each of the last three seasons.

Below and in the upper right are photos from the event, including shots of Harden with his mother Monja, Harden and Chris Paul, as well as the newly crowned MVP with teammates Paul, Eric Gordon, PJ Tucker, Trevor Ariza and Nene.

James Harden Photos NBA Awards Ceremony

James Harden Photos NBA Awards Ceremony