Filed under: With the 3rd pick in the 2009 NBA Draft the Oklahoma Thunder select... James Harden! By Atma Brother ONE Jun 25, 2009, 4:55pm PDT Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: With the 3rd pick in the 2009 NBA Draft the Oklahoma Thunder select... James Harden! Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email via i2.cdn.turner.com My man FJ tells me Harden disappeared in the NCAA's like the Sonics in Seattle. Linkage: Welcome to Loud City More From Golden State Of Mind Thinking Basketball analyzes how Steph Curry’s playmaking evolved What can Lillard and Giannis learn from Curry and Durant’s pairing? Jeremy Seese wins Defensive Player of the Year award for Warriors Gaming Where does Kevon Looney rank in the big men of today’s NBA? Rudy Gay is a past Warriors’ trade machine dream come true How can Chris Paul help Andrew Wiggins unlock his game?