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Point guard Jeremy Lin is expected to be resigned by the New York Knicks this summer since he is a restricted free agent and the Knicks have the right to match any offer but Lin’s agent isn’t so sure his client will be wearing a Knicks’ uniform next season.
A clause in the 2005 Collective Bargaining Agreement called the Gilbert Arenas provision limits what teams can offer a restricted free agent who has only been in the league one or two years. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE »
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Linsanity is heading to Vegas in July.
Knicks free agent point guard Jeremy Lin was officially named Monday to the 13-man US Select Team that will scrimmage against Team USA during its Olympic training camp in Las Vegas July 6-12.
Lin might not be permitted to play, however, if the free agent has not signed a new deal by then. He is coming off knee surgery to repair a torn meniscus...
Free agency is five and a half weeks away, but Jeremy Lin's agent already is setting the groundwork for what could be a complicated negotiation.
Roger Montgomery, in a rare interview, said nothing was assured regarding Lin's Knicks future, despite interim coach Mike Woodson's declaration that the global phenom, who becomes a restricted free agent July 1, would "...
Rookie of the Year Kyrie Irving of Cleveland and Knicks star Jeremy Lin are among 13 NBA players chosen to scrimmage against the U.S. men's Olympic basketball team in July.
Also picked Monday were: John Wall (Washington), Ryan Anderson (Orlando), DeMarcus Cousins (Sacramento), Paul George (Indiana), Kawhi Leonard and DeJuan Blair (San Antonio), Gordon Hayward and Derrick Favors...
Jeremy Lin's agent, Roger Montgomery, said that he doesn't expect negotiations with the Knicks to be as simple as they have been portrayed by Mike Woodson.
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Let’s go back in time to February, 14th 2012, Valentine’s Day but also known as the peak of “Linsanity.” The New York Knicks were playing the Toronto Raptors in Toronto in front of almost 21,000 screaming fans mostly due to Asian Heritage night. It had been a struggle for the Knicks all game due to not being able [...]
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“I got into my pajamas and didn’t get out of them for a month. You know those people who deliver the food...
Among growing support from players, including Carmelo Anthony and Jeremy Lin, Knicks intern head coach Mike Woodson is now apparently on the verge of a new deal in the coming days that will make him the long term head coach.
I personally don’t see why Woodson wouldn’t command a new deal based off what the team did alone, as they went 18-6 after he took over for Mike D’Antoni...