James Harden made an unforgettable debut for the Brooklyn Nets as he scored a triple-double to help his side to a 122-115 victory over the Orlando Magic.

Harden, who averaged no greater than 15 points with his old side Houston Rockets, slotted straight in to the Nets side scoring 32 points, 12 rebounds and 14 helps in 40 minutes at the Barclays Center.

The new Webs No. 13 scored from 8 of his 18 shots from the court, including three out of ten triple efforts and 13 of 15 totally free throws.

He was authorised to play early that day after all gamers involved in the trade that brought him from Houston Firecrackers had actually completed their medicals. He likewise had nine turnovers in the match.

Although he didn’t have the opportunity to train with his brand-new side he became the first-ever NBA player to score a triple-double on their debut and just the seventh in NBA history after Russell Westbrook, Elfrid Payton, Lewis Lloyd, John Shumate, Nate Thurmond and Oscar Robertson.