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Below are the Fast Break Points from Thursday's media session at James Harden's Kia NBA Sixth Man Award announcement.

James Harden’s goals have always been to work hard, improve and do whatever he could to make himself and his team better regardless of outside attention or recognition.

The funny thing about awards is that often when goals are not driven by accolades like Harden’s are, the honors are quick to follow. On Thursday, the past three years of sacrifice and effort by Harden and his the Thunder teammates was rewarded when the former number three overall draft pick was rewarded with the Kia NBA Sixth Man Award.

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 10, 2012 - The Oklahoma City Thunder announced today two preseason games scheduled for October. The team will host the Phoenix Suns at the BOK Center in Tulsa, OK, on Oct. 19. Later that month, on Oct. 24, the Thunder will play the Dallas Mavericks at INTRUST Bank Arena in Wichita, KS.

This will be the fourth time the Thunder has visited the BOK Center for a preseason game. It will be the team’s first visit to Wichita for a game.