EA Sports announces James Harden as NBA Live 18 cover athlete

EA Sports announced on Thursday that James Harden will grace the cover of NBA Live 18 when it is released Sept. 18.

The five-time All-Star and the Houston Rockets tweeted their excitement about the announcement.

EA Sports is set to release the NBA Live 18 demo on Aug. 11 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

--Paul Saldaña