James Harden has been taking part in at an MVP stage since he was traded to the Brooklyn Nets again in January. Sadly for Harden and his new staff, information broke on Tuesday that he will likely be out of motion for at the very least 10 days with a strained hamstring. Happily although, once you’re a super-team, there’s at all times one other MVP able to step up the minute one goes down. Kevin Durant, who missed almost two months of motion together with his personal strained hamstring, seems to be like he’ll be out there for the Nets on Wednesday after they tackle Zion Williamson and the Pelicans. Regardless of Durant’s absence, the Nets are nonetheless the highest staff within the East as a result of play of each Harden and Kyrie Irving. If all three can get wholesome previous to the postseason, it could be troublesome to think about any staff, even the reigning champion Lakers, having sufficient firepower to maintain up with Brooklyn.
Which brings us to at present’s quiz of the day. In NBA historical past, solely 30 gamers have averaged 30 or extra factors per recreation over the course of the common season, together with each Harden and Durant, who every have a number of 30 PPG seasons on their respective resumes. So with that in thoughts, how lots of the these gamers are you able to title in 5 minutes?