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Just when we thought the legend of Jeremy Lin had reached its peak, it took another step higher today. Politico 44 is reporting that President Obama is impressed by the skills of Jeremy Lin, and his story:
“The president is an avid sports fan and particularly avid basketball fan and we were speaking about Jeremy Lin on Marine One as we flew here to Andrews Air Force Base this morning,” Carney said Wednesday. “It’s just a great story and the president was saying as much this morning. Obviously terrific for the New York Knicks but it’s the kind of sports story that transcends the sport itself.”
“It’s a great story and yes, he’s very impressed and fully up to speed. I know he’s watched Lin play already and he’s seen the highlights from last night’s game,” Carney told reporters.
Imagine the roller coaster that this young Knicks guard is enjoying, I want in!
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The New York Knicks won their 7th straight game last night with a 100-85 win over the Sacramento Kings. And that graphic above is how the MSG Network decided to celebrate it.See New York, this is why you can’t have nice things. Instead of just letting this great story just happen you have to attempt to be all creative.Via @darrenrovell
The Knicks and Raptors were about to make a trade with the NYK sending Jeremy Lin to TOR for Anthony Carter.
When the Knicks were struggling like crazy before "Linsanity" happen. They were searching for a legit point guard in the trade market.
Having Anthony Carter over Jeremy Lin would be a disaster to watch and thet would've worsen if they made that trade.
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The Yankees reliever, who is rehabbing from Tommy John surgery at the team's minor-league complex in Tampa, knows what Knicks sensation Jeremy Lin is going through.
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