Found February 17, 2012 on Beer Mug Sports:
New York Knicks superfan Spike Lee had Jeremy Lin's Palo Alto #4 high school jersey hand delivered to him at Madison Square Garden to wear just before the Knicks tipped off with the New Orleans Hornets Friday night. The jersey was delivered by former Palo Alto player Chris Bobel who is four years older than Lin.  Bobel played his college ball at Stanford with Lin's best friend on the Knicks Landry Fields.  
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