James Harden and P.J. Tucker: Name a More Iconic Fashion Playoff Duo

We’ll wait.

The Houston Rockets players James Harden, right, and P.J. Tucker have been entering N.B.A. arenas together and causing a stir.CreditBill Baptist/NBAE, via Getty Images

The Houston Rockets may be down 2-1 to the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference finals.

But they’re also giving us two-for-one looks in the form of James Harden and P.J. Tucker’s outfits every night.


Game 3, in Oakland, Calif.CreditEzra Shaw/Getty Images
Game 2, in Houston.CreditBill Baptist/NBAE, via Getty Images
Game 1, in Houston.CreditAndrew D. Bernstein/NBAE, via Getty Images

In case you have not been watching the conference finals (that’s a basketball playoffs thing), these outfits come to us direct from the N.B.A. runway (a.k.a. the tunnel to the locker room) and the postgame podium.

Kesha McLeod has been styling Harden for about a year — sending him ideas, going shopping with him and helping him choose outfits — and she is confident that he and Tucker have not been coordinating their outfits beforehand.

“It’s not something that’s planned,” Ms. McLeod said. “It shows how in sync their minds are.”

(Being in sync is kind of a thing in the N.B.A. by the…

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