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Charlotte Hornets Roster; the 2016-2017 Season

Hello Hornets fans!  I think it’s time to start writing about my favorite pro team in the whole world, and my only true pro sports passion: the Charlotte Hornets.  If you’re new to the site, welcome aboard.  If you’re used to my writings and opinions and still decided to return, welcome back! One thing that I always try to do is remain politically neutral.  I don’t like...
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Brooklyn Nets: Jeremy Lin buying into Nets’ rebuild

When Jeremy Lin signed a three year, 36 million dollar contract to play for the Brooklyn Nets, it left many wondering why he didn’t demand more money. When Allen Crabbe is getting $75 million, Lin easily could have gotten more. But, Jeremy Lin has shown that he is here to be part of a rebuild, and to develop both as a man and as a player. Money was not the answer for Lin, as he...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenny Atkinson says Jeremy Lin will be Nets’ full-time point guard

Jeremy Lin has historically fared well in the New York metropolitan area, and the Brooklyn Nets are hoping that continues into the 2016-17 season. Nets head coach Kenny Atkinson said on Wednesday that the Nets will be looking to Lin for leadership next year and that the Harvard product will be the team’s full-time point guard, per Andy Vasquez of The Record. Coach Kenny Atkinson...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeremy Lin explains why he signed with the Brooklyn Nets

Jeremy Lin spent most of his only season with the Charlotte Hornets as a backup but had some impressive performances in the playoffs and landed a big pay raise in the offseason.Lin opted out of his deal with the Hornets and signed a three-year, $36 million deal with the Nets (which will be his sixth team in seven seasons), where he's expected to be a starter. During the NBA's Summer...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Grading The Deal: Jeremy Lin Finds New Home In Brooklyn

Jeremy Lin has become too good to be a rotation player off the bench but not good enough to be a starting point guard on a playoff team, so he's settled in now with the Brooklyn Nets on a three-year, $36 million deal. The average starting salary with the new cap is about $15 million, so a $12 million average rate for Lin is certainly tolerable, especially for a rebuilding team...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Jarrett Jack seemingly laughs at Jeremy Lin signing with Nets

The Brooklyn Nets signed free agent point guard Jeremy Lin to a three-year deal on Friday, less than 24 hours after waiving veteran point guard Jarrett Jack. It would appear that Jack found the roster moves to be hilarious. Shortly after Lin announced on Twitter that he is now a Net, Jack tweeted the following: Hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahah — JARRETT JACK (@Jarrettjack03...
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA Rumors: Jeremy Lin Agrees To Three-Year, $36M Contract With Nets

Linsanity is returning to New York, although this time in a different borough. Jeremy Lin agreed to a three-year, $36 million contract with the Brooklyn Nets on Friday, sources told The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski, although the third year is a player option. The guard later confirmed the move on Twitter. The journey continues…thankful for the next chapter!! #Godisgood pic...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Free Agency: The Pistons Should Go All Out For Jeremy Lin

In a free agency that will feature teams desperately vying for big names like Kevin Durant or Dwight Howard, upward-climbing franchises like the Detroit Pistons will look to make more reasonable, calculated splashes in order to tool themselves for long-term contention. For the Pistons in particular, this summer may be more significant than you’d expect. For all of the stigma that...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeremy Lin wants to ‘find a home’ in free agency

After bouncing around the NBA, Jeremy Lin wants to land somewhere where he’ll be staying for a while. It’s appearing likely that that place will not be New Orleans. Lin told the World Economic Forum that he wants to find a permanent home, as well as a team that can maximize his potential. “I’ve played six years in the NBA; I’ve played on five different teams. I’ve played...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 27, 2016  |  Discuss

NBA responds to viral video about hard fouls on Jeremy Lin

The NBA has responded to a viral video that shows some hard fouls Jeremy Lin has received, and the lack of proper response from officials some fans feel was in order. Lin is four years removed from the “Linsanity” phenomenon that swept New York during the point guard’s surprising run of dominance with the Knicks. But he has found a home with the Charlotte Hornets this season...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 12, 2016  |  Discuss

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