Originally posted on Beer Mug Sports  |  Last updated 2/14/12

 

Talk about timing!!!  With Yao Ming now making wine, the Toronto Rapters scheduled their Asian Heritage Night for Tuesday's New York Knicks and Toronto Rapters game.  With Linsanity running wild the Rapters have sold out the game, selling an additional 3,000 tickets since Lin dropped 38 points on the Lakers this past Friday night. The Chinese population makes up 11% of the Toronto population.  Rapters officials handed out 75 additional media credentials for the game.  In the above video Lin calls his success a "Miracle" and that "GOD's fingerprints" are all over his success.  Asked if he has had any endorsement opportunities yet, Lin replied to the reporter "You'll just have to ask my agent."  Lin is also given a gift at the press conference by a Chinese reporter who asked to Lin make a statement to his fans in Mandarin.
 

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