Originally posted on Knicks Journal  |  Last updated 11/1/12
If Jeremy Lin has a very productive year for the Rockets, he'll make it difficult for the Knicks to forget him so easily. In Houston's inaugural game of the season Wednesday night, he propelled himself to a strong start. The Harvard grad scored 12 points, dished out 8 assists, and grabbed 4 steals. Perhaps more impressively, Lin's had a team-high plus/minus of +23 (the second highest of his career) as he helped lead his team to a 105-96 opening night victory over the Pistons.No, with that type of success, Lin won't be terribly easy to forget. But as he returns to the Big Apple for his second stint as a Knickerbocker, Raymond Felton hopes he can do enough to not only help New York achieve their own success, but also make a strong individual (second) impression on the team's fan base.With Lin gone and the Knicks in need of a strong and steady floor general to take charge of an offense that has in the past struggled with miscommunications, all eyes will be on Felton. Newsday's own Al I...
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