Adidas Officially Welcomes James Harden To The Family
After signing on the dotted line in August, Adidas officially welcomed NBA star James Harden to the family with a special delivery to his Houston, TX home today.
The company delivered a truckload of new adidas kicks and gear to James' door... and he was more than happy about it.
"Doing what's expected isn't enough for me," Harden says of the partnership. "I've taken chances to put myself in a position to be successful and I'm hungry for more. I want to be true to who I am, even if that means taking risks or doing things different from the status quo or what other people expect. Wanting to be the best – that comes with hard work, focus and making sure I'm always growing my game. It's a credit to my time in Houston and I'm just trying to enjoy the moment, but I still have to remember how I got here and all the hard work it took."
"After meeting with adidas I knew we could create something people won't see coming. They want to celebrate me for who I am and what I stand for. They want to help me be closer to my fans, tell my story and make incredible product together. This is my chance to do something that can't be done anywhere else. I think of myself as a creator on the court and I've built a game different than any other player in the league. I see an opportunity to become one of the best players in the world – adidas is the partner who will help me get there. I can't wait to get started."
When on the court this upcoming season, Harden will lace up the Crazylight Boost 2015 in a variety of Houston Rockets colors.