Jeremy Lin RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jeremy Lin calls Lakers' benching 'toughest situation' of career

    SB Nation "Lakers' guard Jeremy Lin is not enjoying his time in Los Angeles. On Sunday night, he told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne that this season been "one of the toughest situations I've ever been in ever since I've started playing the game of basketball." The quote came in response to Lin losing his..." December 08

  • Byron Scott Says Jeremy Lin Could Start for Lakers

    Silver Screen And Roll "When he gets healthy, Lin could potentially move into a starting role for the Lakers. The Lakers concluded another day of training camp today, with most of the news coming out of the session once again concerning (what else?) injured players. Regarding Nash and Lin, Byron Scott also stated..." October 15

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    Mike Bresnahan @Mike_Bresnahan

    Lin might become the Lakers' starting PG instead of Nash, Byron Scott said. He's still weighing what to do with the situation.

  • Lin takes shots at Harden, Melo?

    Fox Sports Southwest "Jeremy Lin has played with some superstars during his tenure in the NBA. He shot to fame in New York alongside Carmelo Anthony, then signed with Houston to play beside James Harden, and now Lin is taking the court with Kobe Bryant. So, as any fan of basketball would want to know, what's the..." October 09

  • Source: Sixers and Rockets Agree In Principle To Jeremy Lin Deal

    Liberty Ballers "While the NBA is in a holding pattern until LeBron James decides where he will play this upcoming season, the Sixers have done some work behind the scenes. A source tells Liberty Ballers that the Houston Rockets and Philadelphia have agreed in principle to send point guard Jeremy Lin to the..." July 10

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    Ken Berger @KBergCBS

    Houston's Jeremy Lin trade still has not left the tarmac. Source says deal only goes in motion once Rockets secure free-agent commitment.

  • Jeremy Lin feels 'disrespected' by Rockets' Carmelo Anthony jersey pitch?

    SI.com "The Carmelo Anthony free agency sweepstakes moved from Chicago to Houston on Wednesday, and the Rockets' attempts to woo the All-Star forward have apparently rubbed one of their own players the wrong way. Anthony arrived at the Toyota Center in Houston to see images of himself in a Rockets No...." July 03

  • Daryl Morey addresses criticism in Jeremy Lin, Carmelo Anthony situation

    The Dream Shake "A few minutes after the pictures of the Toyota Center covered in Carmelo Anthony in Rockets gear hit the internet, many started noticing something odd about the photos. Carmelo Anthony was depicted in a Rockets jersey with his number 7, the same number that incumbent guard Jeremy Lin has worn with..." July 03

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    Howard Beck @HowardBeck

    Rival exec tells me Rockets already have a Jeremy Lin deal lined up and ready to execute if they need the cap room to sign Melo or LBJ.

  • Report: Rockets confident they can trade Jeremy Lin and Omer Asik

    Pro Basketball Talk "From the moment the Rockets signed Dwight Howard until the trade deadline, the Omer Asik trade saga went on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and on and… You get the idea. But through all the rumors and reports and discussions, Houston never found an acceptable deal. Though..." June 05

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    Jonathan Feigen @Jonathan_Feigen

    Jeremy Lin was out sick and did not practice.

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  • Knicks interesting in acquiring Jeremy Lin, according to report

    SB Nation "The New York Knicks are desperate to make an upgrade at point guard, and they apparently have interest in bringing back Houston Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin, according to ESPN's Chad Ford on Grantland's Bill Simmons' podcast. The Rockets are actively shopping Lin, according to Yahoo! Sports'..." February 19

  • Lin’s aggressivness is necessary in Harden’s absence

    Houston Chronicle "With James Harden out, Jeremy Lin has moved back into the starting lineup and aggressively looked for his shot as he had early in the season, a turnaround the Rockets hoped would continue. Lin had fallen short of 10 attempts in five of six games before Harden missed the back-to-back against the..." January 30

  • Rockets likely to keep Omer Asik, Jeremy Lin

    Sporting News "A month ago, it seemed to be an inevitability. Rockets center Omer Asik was unhappy with his role behind newly signed star Dwight Howard, and had requested a trade. Now, league sources have told Sporting News that it will be increasingly difficult for Houston to move Asik, who has been out..." January 14

  • Source: Lin leaves Nike for adidas

    CSN Northwest "Houston Rockets G Jeremy Lin has agreed to a shoe deal with adidas, thus departing Nike, a league source informed CSNNW.com. The source spoke on condition of anonymity due to adidas having yet to have made an official announcement on the agreement. According to the source, the announcement will..." January 03

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    Howard Beck @HowardBeck

    Sources confirm Rox & Nets discussed swap of Lin/Asik for DWill, as reported by @NotoriousOHM. Source: "Nothing came of it. ... seems dead."

  • Jeremy Lin back Monday for Rockets; James Harden out with ankle sprain

    Pro Basketball Talk "The good news for Houston: Jeremy Lin will be back and in the starting lineup for the Rockets Monday against Dallas, which is good news with Patrick Beverly out for about six weeks with a fracture in his hands. The bad news: James Harden is sitting out Monday to rest the sprained ankle he tried..." December 23

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    Jason Friedman @JasonCFriedman

    James Harden and Jeremy Lin are both out tonight vs pistons.

  • Lin near return; Asik not so much

    Houston Chronicle "After reserve point guard Jeremy Lin went through a pregame shooting drill, the Rockets did not rule him out for Saturday’s game at Detroit. Lin is considered more likely to return from his back spasms next week, but was called day-to-day. No additional issues were found with backup center..." December 21

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    Vic Tafur @VicTafur

    #Raiders RB Darren McFadden (ankle) practiced for a third straight day and is officially listed as probable

  • Jeremy Lin goes through light practice, doubtful Friday

    Houston Chronicle "Rockets guard Jeremy Lin went through practice on Thursday for the first time since hurting his back four days ago. He was recovering from a knee injury when he started having back spasms. While he went through the light practice, Lin said he is unsure if he will be ready to play when the..." December 19

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    Mark Berman @MarkBermanFox26

    Omer Asik (thigh), Jeremy Lin (back), Chandler Parsons (back), Terrence Jones (flu) along with James Harden did not practice.

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    Craig Ackerman @ca_rockets

    Jeremy Lin per Kelvin Sampson got hit pretty hard on a screen the other night vs Dubs and his back is bothering him.

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    Houston Rockets @HoustonRockets

    Jeremy Lin makes his return from injury tonight after having missed the last 6 games with a right knee sprain. Tip-off at 9:30 pm on TNT.

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    Jason Friedman @JasonCFriedman

    Jeremy Lin back at practice today; his first since injuring knee nearly two weeks ago.

  • Rockets in no rush with Lin’s rehab

    Houston Chronicle "Rockets guard Jeremy Lin came through this week’s stepped-up rehab work without any setbacks but also within changes in the timetable for his return from a bruised and sprained right knee. Coach Kevin McHale said Lin likely will be re-evaluated in two or three days and then the team will “make a..." December 08

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    Jason Friedman @JasonCFriedman

    McHale says he expects Parsons to play once again. Also said he thinks J-Lin could return Thursday vs blazers.

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    Jonathan Feigen @Jonathan_Feigen

    Lin out with grade one knee sprain. Out two weeks. Will then re-evaluate.

  • Knee injury to sideline Jeremy Lin for two weeks

    Houston Chronicle "The injury bug keeps biting the Rockets. Jeremy Lin will miss two weeks with a grade one knee sprain and then be re-evaluated. He suffered the injury in Wednesday’s win against Atlanta after colliding with Hawks forward Paul Millsap. Lin had started the previous three contests in place of..." November 29

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    Jonathan Feigen @Jonathan_Feigen

    Lin will not return. He bruised his right knee in first quarter.

  • Houston's Jeremy Lin returns to MSG a better player

    Newark Star-Ledger "He comes from a sabermetric world, and some people even tell you he helped pioneer a new way of thinking about the NBA game. Which makes us wonder this about Daryl Moray: Are he and other MIT Monsters of Math less inclined to fall in love with their teams? Especially when they’re only 6-4,..." November 15

  • Lin downplays Garden return

    New York Post "With less fanfare but a lot of momentum, a red-hot Jeremy Lin returns to the Garden on Thursday. The former Knick, the impetus of the “Linsanity’’ craze two seasons ago, is coming off 31-point and 34-point outings — the highest scoring two-game stretch of his career. “He’s playing well,’’..." November 14

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    Jonathan Feigen @Jonathan_Feigen

    Add Francisco Garcia to list of Rockets battling flu symptoms. Harden, Lin, Howard, Smith, too. Garcia seemed to be especially struggling.

  • Jeremy Lin delivering spark off bench

    Houston Chronicle "Jeremy Lin had his first full game in his role as a sixth man Thursday, scoring 16 points in 31 minutes, including the final 6:11 of the game. He has averaged 15.3 points on a team-best 54.7 percent shooting and 43.8 3-point shooting. Lin is third in the NBA in points scored per minute on..." November 09

  • Jeremy Lin responds to his role off the bench

    Houston Chronicle "A day after players indicated that Jeremy Lin would not start in the Rockets’ opening night game against Charlotte tonight, the point guard talked about his role off the bench. “I have known for awhile so it is not really a surprise for me,” Lin said. “I think for me, I am just focused on..." October 30

  • Jeremy Lin says he's fine with coming off the bench

    CBSSports.com "It leaked on Tuesday that the Rockets would start Patrick Beverley over Jeremy Lin, despite continued public vagueness from Coach Kevin McHale. On Wednesday, Lin said he doesn't have a problem with the decision. “Obviously, I would love to start,” Lin said. “I think every player would love to..." October 30

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  • Houston Rockets to start Patrick Beverley over Jeremy Lin on opening night

    The Dream Shake "Kevin McHale played it close to the vest on Tuesday when asked who his starters would be on Opening Night, but Chandler Parsons just couldn't keep it to himself. According to Parsons, the Rockets will be going with the same starting lineup they closed the preseason with, meaning that Patrick..." October 29

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    Jason Friedman @JasonCFriedman

    Omer Asik a full participant in practice today. Jeremy Lin did not take part; still feeling under the weather.

  • In his documentary, Jeremy Lin talks about wanting to quit basketball during a trying rookie year

    Yahoo! Sports "The documentary ‘Linsanity’ opens nationwide on Friday. Filmed around the ascent of Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin the film is a long-awaited document detailing his rise to prominence as a member of the New York Knicks during a whirlwind month-long performance in the winter of 2012. Lin the..." October 04

  • Jeremy Lin working on a smoother 3-point shot

    Houston Chronicle "As Jeremy Lin launched his post-practice 3-pointers circling the arc with Chandler Parsons and Donatas Motiejunas there was a marked lack of lift on his jump shot. The change was not the result of tired legs after four days and six practices of training camp though he said there was plenty of that..." October 02

  • Lin humble but predicts Rockets will contend

    ESPN.com "Though Jeremy Lin conceded he has "a lot of holes" in his own game the Houston Rockets' point guard said he believes the free-agent signing of Dwight Howard makes the team a dangerous threat as an NBA championship contender. Reminded that Hakeem Olajuwon told Fox 26 in Houston the Howard-Lin..." September 22

  • Jeremy Lin talks playing with Dwight Howard, focuses on pick-and-roll

    CBSSports.com "Among the many things confusing about Dwight Howard's past two years of public behavior his attitude toward the pick-and-roll is certainly one of the lesser known but more important ones. Essentially the timeline goes like this: •Dwight Howard becomes superstar in Orlando behind a system..." August 26

  • Lin: ‘I was supposed to save Houston basketball’

    Houston Chronicle "“I was ready to invigorate the entire city of Houston. I was supposed to save Houston basketball.” Those were words from Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin in front of 20000 people at a “Dream Big Be Yourself” youth conference in Taipei Taiwan. Lin talked about his frustrations in his first year..." August 21

  • Jeremy Lin documentary set to hit theaters October 4th

    Houston Chronicle "“Linsanity” a documentary about Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin has been picked up by distributor Ketchup Entertainment and will be released Oct. 4 Variety reports. The film chronicles the life of Lin from his childhood in California to his magical month in New York where the relative unknown..." July 26

  • Rockets GM says Jeremy Lin and Omer Asik will stay in Houston

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Rockets introduced Dwight Howard on Saturday, and while the free agent big man promised he’d keep on smiling on his way to trying to help his new team win a title, he’s also got some work to do to keep his teammates similarly engaged. Throughout the process, there had been rumblings in..." July 14

  • Rockets Prepared To Keep Asik, Lin

    Real GM Basketball "The Houston Rockets do not currently have plans to trade either Omer Asik or Jeremy Lin now that they have reached an agreement to sign Dwight Howard. The Rockets have been reportedly discussing a trade involving either or both Asik and Lin. " July 06

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    I'm told Hawks and Rockets working on sign&trade to bring Josh Smith to Hou, probably for Asik and JLin

  • Linsanity In Motown?

    Life on Dumars "Well, that was fast. NBA Free Agency 2013 hasn’t even officially kicked off and the pistons are already all over the rumor mill with a potential stunner of a trade. The Pistons passed on the top 3 point guards in the draft surprisingly, but they may have had 0ther things in mind when they passed..." July 02