Jeremy Lin RUMORS & NEWS

  • Knicks hiring Jeff Hornacek could pave the way for Linsanity Part 2

    CBS Sports "The New York Knicks are on the verge of hiring Jeff Hornacek to be their new coach and ditching the triangle offense. They are also on the market for a new starting point guard, as the 34-year-old Jose Calderon is past his prime and rookie Jerian Grant isn't even approaching his. It just so..." May 19

  • Adidas Is Still Releasing Jeremy Lin Sneakers

    Sole Collector "The days of Linsanity are long gone, but adidas is still accommodating fans of the transcendent basketball star. Jeremy Lin's latest sneaker release is a personalized colorway of the Crazylight Boost 2.5, styled in black with contrasting silver accents. An argyle-like stitch also stands out..." April 21

  • NBA officials find no evidence of Jeremy Lin being disadvantaged

    The Score "The NBA officials reviewed the tape, and have found no evidence of Charlotte Hornets guard Jeremy Lin being disadvantaged. In a press release, officials cited that Lin's case was not unique. Lin drove 1,537 times over the past three seasons and did not suffer a single flagrant foul, but that..." April 15

  • Girl accidentally gets Jeremy Lin tattoo, Jeremy Lin copies it

    SI "This is one of the weirder stories to come across the Extra Mustard news desk, see if you can follow along. Our story starts a couple months ago, when a woman who says she didn’t know who Jeremy Lin was accidentally got Lin’s name tattooed in Chinese characters on her ankle. The woman was..." April 13

  • Jeremy Lin Would Also Like To Know Why He Doesn’t Get More Flagrant Foul Calls

    Uproxx "The evidence — anecdotal as it is — seems rather conclusive: Jeremy Lin is not only the recipient of a disproportionate number of hard fouls, those fouls either result in highly-questionable common-foul calls, or worse, egregious no-calls. But because the internet exists and because there are..." April 12

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    Charlotte Hornets PR @HornetsPR

    INJURY REPORT: @hornets vs. PHI 4/1
    Jeremy Lin (sore low back) is QUESTIONABLE

  • Lin still gets stopped by arena security: 'It's part of being Asian in the NBA'

    ESPN "It happens so frequently now that Jeremy Lin doesn't even bother wasting the energy to get annoyed by it too much these days. Still, as the first American-born NBA player of Chinese or Taiwanese descent, there are some arenas in which Lin might be better off simply leaving on his game-worn,..." March 25

  • NBA player Jeremy Lin addresses Asian stereotypes at Oscars

    Washington Post "Charlotte Hornets guard Jeremy Lin is disappointed about the way Asians were stereotyped during an onstage skit at Sunday night’s Oscars, and said more racial awareness is needed. “I just feel like sometimes the way people perceive Asians or Asian-Americans today can be disappointing in the way..." March 01

  • Stoudemire rips confused Carmelo: Ran Lin out of town

    New York Post "Amar’e Stoudemire, playing at the Garden on Sunday for the first time since his Knicks buyout last February, unleashed a series of shots at his former running mate Carmelo Anthony. Stoudemire, now starting for the Heat in the wake of Chris Bosh’s blood-clot issue, made references to Anthony..." March 01

  • Michael Jordan: Jeremy Lin will be Hornets’ biggest acquisition

    Pro Basketball Talk "Jeremy Lin is playing pretty well in the preseason, and Hornets owner Michael Jordan is excited. Jordan, via Xinhua News Agency: We just got Jeremy Lin, who I think is going to be our biggest acquisition. His penetration, his shooting capability, his point guard savvy, he can really pass the..." October 19

  • Jeremy Lin: Was open to return to Knicks, but team not interested

    ESPN "Jeremy Lin's agent reached out to the New York Knicks over the summer to see whether the club was interested in signing his client, but the Knicks declined the overture, according to a report. "There was no conversation other than them telling me they weren't interested," Lin said prior to the..." October 18

  • Michael Jordan calls Jeremy Lin the Hornets' 'biggest acquisition'

    The Score "His Airness has high expectations for point guard Jeremy Lin. Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan accompanied his team to China for NBA Global Games China 2015 and spoke to reporters in Shenzhen about Lin, who is of Asian-American descent. "We just got Jeremy Lin, who I think is going to..." October 11

  • Jeremy Lin had to convince a Hornets official that he played for the team

    The Score "There was a time, back in 2012, when Jeremy Lin was one of basketball's most recognizable faces. In 2015, however, "Linsanity" now feels like it was a lifetime ago. After a rather disappointing season with the Los Angeles Lakers, Lin inked a two-year, $4.1 million contract with the Charlotte..." September 13

  • Jeremy Lin Agrees To Two-Year, $4M+ Deal Hornets

    Real GM Basketball "Jeremy Lin has announced he will sign with the Charlotte Hornets on Instagram. Adrian Wojnarowski reports Lin's deal will be for two years and more than $4 million. Lin received strong interest as well from the Dallas Mavericks. Lin spent the previous season with the Los Angeles Lakers." July 09

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Sources: Dallas engaging Lakers on sign-and-trade options for free agent Jeremy Lin. Mavs low on space to sign him to market-level deal.

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    ESPN sources say Mavs firmly in mix for Jeremy Lin -- who broke into NBA as a Dallas summer leaguer -- but Lin can make more money elsewhere

  • Lakers reach out to Jeremy Lin

    Inside Socal "Despite a lone season here filled with frustration over his own inconsistency, a fluctuating role and an unconventional offense, a possible Jeremy Lin partnership with the Lakers is not entirely over. The Lakers expressed interest in retaining Lin after free agency began on Tuesday night,..." July 01

  • Could the maligned guard Jeremy Lin find new life with the Mavericks?

    Mavs Moneyball "The name Jeremy Lin is a bit taboo in the NBA these days. As with most unfulfilled promise, there is a bit of misdirected anger at Lin for him not being able to consistently be the player that saved (television coverage of) basketball in New York City and won the hearts of NBA fans across the..." June 09

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    Mark Medina @MarkG_Medina

    Byron said Jeremy Lin is a game-time decision bc of his sinus issue. Wayne Ellington or Jabari Brown could start if needed

  • Jeremy Lin next contract could be a problem

    Christian Today "What lies ahead for current Los Angeles Laker Jeremy Lin? Lin, who is best tied up with the moniker 'Linsanity', is expected to be among the free agents available come the end of the current NBA season. However his future doesn't look promising especially if he is valued at a high price. Lin..." March 23

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    Mark Medina @MarkG_Medina

    Byron Scott said that Jeremy Lin has some back spasms. Unclear if he will play tonight

  • Lakers’ Jeremy Lin defends his “high-risk, high-reward” style of play

    L.A. Daily News "The views between Lakers coach Byron Scott and guard Jeremy Lin featured a new element of disagreement, if that seems possible. Their varying philosophies on offensive systems remain well documented. But after committing two costly turnovers that both contributed to the Lakers’ loss to Golden..." March 18

  • Report: Rockets to pursue Jeremy Lin in free agency

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Rockets traded Jeremy Lin to the Lakers last summer, but the deal had little to do with Lin. It was mostly about his contract (and his inability to play up to it) Houston wanted cap space to pursue Chris Bosh, and Los Angeles wanted the first-round pick the Rockets attached as a..." February 12

  • Jeremy Lin Keeping ‘Options Open’ Amid Struggles With Lakers

    Sheridan Hoops "Nearly three years ago to the date, Jeremy Lin began his rise as a worldwide icon during “Linsanity.” Lin had Madison Square Garden buzzing like Times Square on New Year’s Eve on a nightly basis. Three years later, Lin returned to the Garden on Sunday as a bench player on a struggling Lakers..." February 02

  • Jeremy Lin calls Lakers' benching 'toughest situation' of career

    SB Nation "Lakers' guard Jeremy Lin is not enjoying his time in Los Angeles. On Sunday night, he told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne that this season been "one of the toughest situations I've ever been in ever since I've started playing the game of basketball." The quote came in response to Lin losing his..." December 08

  • Byron Scott Says Jeremy Lin Could Start for Lakers

    Silver Screen And Roll "When he gets healthy, Lin could potentially move into a starting role for the Lakers. The Lakers concluded another day of training camp today, with most of the news coming out of the session once again concerning (what else?) injured players. Regarding Nash and Lin, Byron Scott also stated..." October 15

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    Mike Bresnahan @Mike_Bresnahan

    Lin might become the Lakers' starting PG instead of Nash, Byron Scott said. He's still weighing what to do with the situation.

  • Lin takes shots at Harden, Melo?

    Fox Sports Southwest "Jeremy Lin has played with some superstars during his tenure in the NBA. He shot to fame in New York alongside Carmelo Anthony, then signed with Houston to play beside James Harden, and now Lin is taking the court with Kobe Bryant. So, as any fan of basketball would want to know, what's the..." October 09

  • Source: Sixers and Rockets Agree In Principle To Jeremy Lin Deal

    Liberty Ballers "While the NBA is in a holding pattern until LeBron James decides where he will play this upcoming season, the Sixers have done some work behind the scenes. A source tells Liberty Ballers that the Houston Rockets and Philadelphia have agreed in principle to send point guard Jeremy Lin to the..." July 10

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    Ken Berger @KBergCBS

    Houston's Jeremy Lin trade still has not left the tarmac. Source says deal only goes in motion once Rockets secure free-agent commitment.

  • Jeremy Lin feels 'disrespected' by Rockets' Carmelo Anthony jersey pitch?

    SI "The Carmelo Anthony free agency sweepstakes moved from Chicago to Houston on Wednesday, and the Rockets' attempts to woo the All-Star forward have apparently rubbed one of their own players the wrong way. Anthony arrived at the Toyota Center in Houston to see images of himself in a Rockets No...." July 03

  • Daryl Morey addresses criticism in Jeremy Lin, Carmelo Anthony situation

    The Dream Shake "A few minutes after the pictures of the Toyota Center covered in Carmelo Anthony in Rockets gear hit the internet, many started noticing something odd about the photos. Carmelo Anthony was depicted in a Rockets jersey with his number 7, the same number that incumbent guard Jeremy Lin has worn with..." July 03

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    Howard Beck @HowardBeck

    Rival exec tells me Rockets already have a Jeremy Lin deal lined up and ready to execute if they need the cap room to sign Melo or LBJ.

  • Report: Rockets confident they can trade Jeremy Lin and Omer Asik

    Pro Basketball Talk "From the moment the Rockets signed Dwight Howard until the trade deadline, the Omer Asik trade saga went on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and… You get the idea. But through all the rumors and reports and discussions, Houston never found an acceptable deal. Though..." June 05

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    Jonathan Feigen @Jonathan_Feigen

    Jeremy Lin was out sick and did not practice.

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  • Knicks interesting in acquiring Jeremy Lin, according to report

    SB Nation "The New York Knicks are desperate to make an upgrade at point guard, and they apparently have interest in bringing back Houston Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin, according to ESPN's Chad Ford on Grantland's Bill Simmons' podcast. The Rockets are actively shopping Lin, according to Yahoo! Sports'..." February 19

  • Lin’s aggressivness is necessary in Harden’s absence

    Houston Chronicle "With James Harden out, Jeremy Lin has moved back into the starting lineup and aggressively looked for his shot as he had early in the season, a turnaround the Rockets hoped would continue. Lin had fallen short of 10 attempts in five of six games before Harden missed the back-to-back against the..." January 30

  • Rockets likely to keep Omer Asik, Jeremy Lin

    Sporting News "A month ago, it seemed to be an inevitability. Rockets center Omer Asik was unhappy with his role behind newly signed star Dwight Howard, and had requested a trade. Now, league sources have told Sporting News that it will be increasingly difficult for Houston to move Asik, who has been out..." January 14

  • Source: Lin leaves Nike for adidas

    CSN Northwest "Houston Rockets G Jeremy Lin has agreed to a shoe deal with adidas, thus departing Nike, a league source informed The source spoke on condition of anonymity due to adidas having yet to have made an official announcement on the agreement. According to the source, the announcement will..." January 03

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    Howard Beck @HowardBeck

    Sources confirm Rox & Nets discussed swap of Lin/Asik for DWill, as reported by @NotoriousOHM. Source: "Nothing came of it. ... seems dead."

  • Jeremy Lin back Monday for Rockets; James Harden out with ankle sprain

    Pro Basketball Talk "The good news for Houston: Jeremy Lin will be back and in the starting lineup for the Rockets Monday against Dallas, which is good news with Patrick Beverly out for about six weeks with a fracture in his hands. The bad news: James Harden is sitting out Monday to rest the sprained ankle he tried..." December 23

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    Jason Friedman @JasonCFriedman

    James Harden and Jeremy Lin are both out tonight vs pistons.

  • Lin near return; Asik not so much

    Houston Chronicle "After reserve point guard Jeremy Lin went through a pregame shooting drill, the Rockets did not rule him out for Saturday’s game at Detroit. Lin is considered more likely to return from his back spasms next week, but was called day-to-day. No additional issues were found with backup center..." December 21

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    Vic Tafur @VicTafur

    #Raiders RB Darren McFadden (ankle) practiced for a third straight day and is officially listed as probable

  • Jeremy Lin goes through light practice, doubtful Friday

    Houston Chronicle "Rockets guard Jeremy Lin went through practice on Thursday for the first time since hurting his back four days ago. He was recovering from a knee injury when he started having back spasms. While he went through the light practice, Lin said he is unsure if he will be ready to play when the..." December 19

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    Mark Berman @MarkBermanFox26

    Omer Asik (thigh), Jeremy Lin (back), Chandler Parsons (back), Terrence Jones (flu) along with James Harden did not practice.

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    Craig Ackerman @ca_rockets

    Jeremy Lin per Kelvin Sampson got hit pretty hard on a screen the other night vs Dubs and his back is bothering him.

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    Houston Rockets @HoustonRockets

    Jeremy Lin makes his return from injury tonight after having missed the last 6 games with a right knee sprain. Tip-off at 9:30 pm on TNT.

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    Jason Friedman @JasonCFriedman

    Jeremy Lin back at practice today; his first since injuring knee nearly two weeks ago.