Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/21/14
NEW YORK -- Jeremy Lin acknowledged it felt odd walking back into the building in which he became a national sensation. The Houston Rockets guard didn't know what kind of reaction to expect from all those Madison Square Garden fans who cheered him last season while wearing his No. 17 New York Knicks jersey, savoring the craze known as "Linsanity." When Lin took the court with the Rockets on Monday night, he recognized some of those same jerseys, felt some of those same cheers, and ultimately had similar results for a different team. The man who sparked so much noise at the Garden last year helped turn it quiet Monday night, as the Rockets handed the New York Knicks their first home loss of the season. Lin compiled 22 points and eight assists in the Rockets' 109-96 win, their second rout of the Knicks this year. "It was fine," Lin said, smiling, when asked about the crowd reaction, which was mostly loud cheers with some boos. "I had fun out ...
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