OKC Thunder: James Harden cleared to play, will still sit out Wednesday

Thunder guard James Harden has passed all stages of the NBA's concussion evaluation and has been cleared to play.
BY JOHN ROHDE Modified: April 25, 2012 at 6:06 pm •  Published: April 25, 2012

Thunder guard James Harden has passed all stages of the NBA's concussion evaluation and has been cleared to play.

However, OKC coach Scott Brooks announced the team decided to keep Harden out of Wednesday night's season finale against Denver at Chesapeake Energy Arena.

Harden will make his return during Game One of the Thunder's opening-round playoff game at home, either Saturday or Sunday.


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