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Jeremy Lin to join Charlotte Hornets

Jul 09, 2015 - 12:42 PM

Jeremy Lin has agreed to a contract with the Charlotte Hornets after spending last year with the Los Angeles Lakers

Jeremy Lin is on the move to the Charlotte Hornets. File photo by Josh Albelda

NBA star Jeremy Lin visits Manny Pacquiao

Apr 15, 2015 - 10:09 AM

Lin currently plays for the LA Lakers He rose to stardom in 2012 when he unexpectedly led a winning turnaround with the New York Knicks

LA Lakers guard Jeremy Lin pays Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao ahead of his much-anticipated bout vs Floyd Mayweather Jr. Photo from Lin's Facebook page

Lin excited to join Lakers

Jul 25, 2014 - 1:06 PM

The 25 year old point guard says he s not trying to recreate Linsanity but is hoping for a bigger role with the Lakers

EXCITED. Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak (L) formally introduces Jeremy Lin (R) as a member of the Lakers. Photo from LA Lakers' official Facebook page

WATCH: Jeremy Lin revives Linsanity with first triple-double

Feb 02, 2014 - 8:05 PM

Houston Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin evoked memories of his magical two month Cinderella story with the Knicks in 2012 on Saturday night notching his first career triple double in a Rocket win

LINSANITY. Jeremy Lin scored his first triple-double as the Rockets defeated the Cavs. Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA

Jeremy Lin inks endorsement deal with Adidas

Jan 07, 2014 - 7:37 PM

Houston Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin has signed an endorsement deal with apparel company Adidas

SHOW ME THE MONEY. Rockets guard Jeremy Lin has signed an endorsement deal with Adidas following years under the Nike umbrella. Photo courtesy press release

NBA wRap: Green, Iguodala hit buzzer beaters to give their teams a win

Nov 18, 2013 - 7:22 PM

The Celtics Jeff Green and Golden State s Andre Iguodala hit a pair of buzzer beating game winners to give their teams a win

BUZZER BEATER. Versatile wingman Andre Iguodala hits his first game-winner as a member of the Golden State Warriors. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Lin the star in Philippines NBA pre-season

Oct 08, 2013 - 9:37 PM

Jeremy Lin became an overnight sensation with the New York Knicks early last year when an injury to the starting point guard thrust him into surprise stardom

KEEP IMPROVING. Jeremy Lin admits he has sometimes struggled with his shooting. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Linsanity headed to the Rockets?

Jul 14, 2012 - 12:50 PM

A report says sensational point guard Jeremy Lin has signed a 3 year deal offer sheet with the Houston Rockets worth 25 million

Time's 100 list for 2012: How influential are they on social media?

Apr 21, 2012 - 3:01 PM

Klout takes a look at the online influence of TIME s 100 Most influential people list for 2012

6 athletes land in TIME's 100 most influential list

Apr 19, 2012 - 2:52 PM

6 outstanding young athletes make it in TIME s 2012 Most Influential People list

Lin has successful surgery

Apr 03, 2012 - 5:48 PM

New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin tweets about the successful surgery on his left knee

NBA: 'Lin-sanity' on hold as injury halts Knicks star

Apr 01, 2012 - 10:42 AM

Lin s astonishing break out campaign with the Knicks has been cut short by a knee injury

Coach Mike D'Antoni bids Knicks goodbye

Mar 15, 2012 - 10:04 AM

On the eve of the NBA trade deadline New York Knicks head coach Mike D Antoni resigns

Linsanity – A longtime fan’s take on all the hoopla

Feb 25, 2012 - 11:30 AM

A die hard Knicks fan talks about his initial hesitation to embrace Lin and what finally convinced him to

From the NBA to Asia, Linsanity breaks out

Feb 16, 2012 - 11:57 AM

The New York Knicks have just cemented their seventh win in a row with the help of Jeremy Lin The world reacts to the fast rising NBA star

Mayweather isn't 'Lin-sane' for Jeremy Lin

Feb 14, 2012 - 12:35 PM

Controversial boxer tweets all the hype for rising NBA star is because he s Asian

'HYPE' A screenshot of Floyd Mayweather's post on Twitter, saying New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin is 'all hype' because he's Asian.