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Jeremy Lin

Basketball Player
Male
Born Aug 23, 1988
Age 27
Hometown Old Los Angeles
Height 9' 0'' (2.7m)
Weight 90720.0 lb (41150...
Nationality American
Other Names Lin, Jeremy Shu-How

Jeremy Shu-How Lin is an American professional basketball player with the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). After receiving no athletic scholarship offers out of high school and being undrafted out of college, the 2010 Harvard University graduate reached a partially guaranteed contract deal later that year with his hometown Golden State Warriors.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1988 Birth Born on August 23, 1988.

TEENAGE

2005 16 Years Old 1 More Event
In his senior year in 2005–2006, Lin captained Palo Alto High School to a 32–1 record and upset nationally ranked Mater Dei, 51–47, for the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Division II state title. … Read More
2008 19 Years Old …  By his junior year during the 2008–09 season, he was the only NCAA Division I men's basketball player who ranked in the top ten in his conference for scoring (17.8), rebounding (5.5), assists (4.3), steals (2.4), blocked shots (.6), field goal percentage (.502), free throw percentage (.744), and three-point shot percentage (.400), and was a consensus selection for All-Ivy League First Team. … Read More

TWENTIES

…  He graduated from Harvard in 2010 with a degree in economics and a 3.1 grade-point average.
Three times during the season, Lin was assigned to the Warriors' D-League affiliate, the Reno Bighorns. Each time, he was later recalled by the Warriors. He competed in the NBA D-League Showcase and was named to the All-NBA D-League Showcase First Team on January 14, 2011. … Read More
During the 2012 offseason, the Knicks encouraged Lin to seek other offers, but he and the press expected that the team would re-sign him given its need for a young guard, his good play, and worldwide popularity; ESPN reported that the Knicks would match any other offer "up to $1 billion". … Read More
2013 24 Years Old …  On November 14, 2013, ESPN SportsCenter anchor Jorge Andres apologized on-air after commenting that Lin "was cooking with some hot peanut oil" after Lin's 21-point performance helped Houston to a win over the Knicks.
Including luxury tax, the Knicks' cost for Lin in 2014–15 was estimated at $43 million. … Read More
On January 23, 2015, Scott promoted rookie Jordan Clarkson to start over Price and chose not to play a healthy Lin in a blowout loss to San Antonio, which the Lakers trailed by as much as 23 while playing without Kobe Bryant. … Read More
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