Originally posted on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 2/16/12

Uhm, yeah? What exactly were you thinking with this? Who in their right mind would ever green-light something like this? How would you not think this is extremely offensive?

From The Post Game:

Following the Knicks’ seventh straight win on Wednesday night, MSG showed viewers an image featuring guard Jeremy Lin’s head in between ends of a broken fortune cookie with the sentence “The Knicks’ Good Fortune” on a piece of paper.

This will create some serious trouble for MSG Network, the New York Knicks broadcast partner at a time when Jeremy Lin is the feel good story for the NBA and America at large. The underdog story of a Taiwanese-American and Harvard graduate who had no D-1 offers and went undrafted is dominating sports media right now; so this pic will no doubt get a lot of negative attention.

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