Found February 19, 2012 on The New York Post:
The defending NBA champion Mavericks first discovered Jeremy Lin on their summer league team in Las Vegas 19 months ago, but never invited him to training camp. In Sunday’s matinee on national TV, the Mavs got burned by Lin and fellow ex-Maverick Steve Novak as the Knicks took control...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Deron Williams schools Jeremy Lin by dropping 38 on him

Deron Williams made a statement with his game. He said “welcome to the big boy table Jeremy Lin, this is how we do it here.” Or maybe “I’m getting sick of hearing about Linsanity, let’s silence it.” The New York Knicks lost for the second time in the Lin era falling to the rival New Jersey Nets 100-92. Williams scored a season high 38, with eight 3s and 6 assists, absolutely...

Fiddlin' & Diddlin' - Daily Links 2/20

Herald  Celtics can’t compete With Rajon Rondo scoring, team slow to adjust Jeremy Lin’s magic too much for Mavericks Kevin Durant drops in 51 as Thunder nips Nuggets Jeremy Lin’s Erie BayHawks jersey auction up to $4,000 Kobe Bryant criticizes Lakers about potential Pau Gasol trade Pistons beat Celtics 96-81 for 7th win in 9 games Globe   Final: Pistons 96, Celtics...

ESPN fires one, suspends another for use of Lin slur

ESPN announced Sunday that it had suspended one person and fired another for using an ethnic slur last week in reference to New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin.

Political Correctness Gone Wild: The ESPN Overreaction

We have really gone soft as a society. I always say there is a small contingent of people that wake up in the morning waiting to get offended. They carry enormous clout because of the large corporate dollars in media. These groups know that even the tiniest squeaky wheel can force a company to pull the precious advertising dollars from a media outlet. It easily happens; think of...

Jason Terry: Lin’s success due to system

Most everyone out there is a fan of Jeremy Lin don’t include Dallas Mavericks guard Jason Terry in that club. Terry I guess hasn’t bought into “Linsanity” yet but after Lin and the Knicks beat Dallas on Sunday maybe Terry should be re thinking that comment. Below is what Terry said about Lin before the Mavericks game against the Knicks on Sunday. Thanks to the...

Mavericks can't slow down Lin, Knicks

NEW YORK (AP) -- Jeremy Lin had 28 points and a career-high 14 assists, Steve Novak made four 3-pointers in the fourth quarter and the New York Knicks ended the Dallas Mavericks' six-game winning streak with a 104-97 victory Sunday. J.R. Smith scored 15 points in his Knicks debut and Novak had all of his 14 in the final period as New York won for the eighth time in nine games...

Linsanity hits snag as Melo returns

NEW YORK (AP) - Carmelo Anthony had mostly been a bystander as Jeremy Lin went from the end of the Knicks' bench to the biggest story in sports.New York won eight of nine games with Lin leading the way, and Melo nursing an injury that kept him out of action ...

Photobomber shows up at MSG

  Last week he was busy becoming famous at the Florida Gators/Alabama Crimson Tide game. Tonight, Jack Blackenship showed up at MSG while the New York Knicks took on the New Jersey Nets.  Obviously, he was wearing a Jeremy Lin t-shirt. H/T @CBSSports
Knicks News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.