James Harden appears to be sensitive to light after eye injury
James Harden appeared to show sensitivity to light after suffering an eye injury during Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals series between the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors.
Harden missed time in the first half after being inadvertently smacked in the face by Draymond Green. He was treated for an abrasion on his eyelid.
Well after returning to the game, TNT showed Harden appearing to be sensitive to the light at Oracle Arena.
Harden appears to be having a hard time with the lights… pic.twitter.com/hQeaB6dpIr
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) May 1, 2019
Harden also had some redness in his eyes.
“I love you 3000” pic.twitter.com/308ycEhmHn
— nick (@nick_pants) May 1, 2019
During the fourth quarter, TNT cameras showed him squinting and grimacing, indicating he was still being affected by the issue.
Despite his eye issues, Harden was able to shoot well after returning to the game and rallied to return to his role as a team leader.