Tonight the Houston Rockets visit Madison Square Garden and that means Jeremy Lin will return to play the Knicks. Last year Lin was the talk of the sports world for about a month for the Knicks. That being said the Knicks let Lin walk to the Rockets.
Lin signed a three year deal worth $25.1 million with the Houston Rockets. The 3rd and final year is worth $15 Million. The Knicks decided not to match that offer.
Here is what Lin tweeted after he officially became a Houston Rocket:
“Much love and thankfulness to the Knicks and New York for your support this past year…easily the best year of my life#ForeverGrateful,”
“Extremely excited and honored to be a Houston Rocket again!!#RedNation,”
Lin had a great run with the Knicks he was the talk of the sports world for a couple of weeks. It all ended when Lin hurt his left knee and did not play the rest of the season.
Lin played 35 games for the Knicks. With the Knicks Lin averaged 14.6 point per game and 6.2 assists. Lin had ton of marketi...