Found February 17, 2013 on Turn On The Knicks:
This time last year, every Knicks fan along with the entire country was experiencing “Linsanity”. The emergence of Jeremy Lin had every single fan of the New York Knicks salivating, and had erased any uncertainty over who should be the Knicks point guard of the future. However, last summer, on July 14th, the Knicks acquired both Raymond Felton and Kurt Thomas from the Portland Trailblazers in a sing-and-trade deal. Even though I myself was glad to see two ex-Knicks return to the Garden, it left many fans wondering what the future would hold for Lin. As it turned out, the Knicks failed to match the offer that the Houston Rockets made to Lin, and as the say, “the rest is history.” As you can recall, in Felton’s first go-round with the Knicks back in the 10-11 season, Felton was just about as good as any option the Knicks would have at the point guard position. In the 54 games that Felton played in a Knick uniform in that season, prior to being traded to Denver, Felton averaged 17.1 p...
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