Perhaps the most underrated skill in the NBA landscape right now is the ability for a player to get his own shot. That’s why James Harden is going to win the MVP this season: He had 199 more isolation possessions than any other player, and he led all qualified players with a ridiculous 122.0 Offensive …

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Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports. Pictured: James Harden