Tuesday 17th January 2017,

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NBA Sends Out Animated Chinese New Year Greeting

posted by Louis Chan

NBA Chinese New Year Year of Rooster

By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

The NBA is continuing its marketing push into China with four new videos featuring their biggest NBA stars wishing the world a happy Chinese New Year.

Brooklyn Net’s Jeremy Lin, Golden State’s Stephen Curry, and Houston’s James Harden return once again to take part in the campaign. This year … Read more

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Jeremy Lin Meets the Asian American Hulk

posted by Randall
Jeremy Lin in Totally Awesome Hulk

Panels from The Totally Awesome Hulk

By Ed Diokno

Yep! NBA star Jeremy Lin has hit the big time.

The real-life professional basketball player is featured in the Marvel’s “The Totally Awesome Hulk” #13, which was released last month.

 

It turns out that writer Greg Pak is a huge fan of the Brooklyn

Read more

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Jeremy Lin Fights Despair after Second Injury

posted by Louis Chan

By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

Man, you got to feel for Jeremy Lin.

The dude has been pining for a starting role since Linsanity died down. He finally gets it with the Brooklyn Nets, starts off the season with his best play in years and then gets injured–not once, … Read more

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Brooklyn Nets Struggle without Jeremy Lin

posted by Randall

Jeremy LinBy Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

 
When Jeremy Lin went out with a hamstring injury, the Brooklyn Nets were 2-3 and the talk among Brooklyn fans was that the team was going to surprise more than a few people this season.
 
17 games later they are just 6-16 having won just four games … Read more

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Jeremy Lin Gains Inspiration from Young Cancer Patient

posted by Randall

Jeremy LinYou wouldn’t blame Jeremy Lin for being down.

He’s finally getting a chance to start in the NBA, but just a few games into the season, the Brooklyn Nets point guard goes down with an injury that will have him out for at least two weeks.

Lin admitted he felt sorry for himself as he … Read more

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ESPN: Jeremy Lin’s Near Triple Double Leads Nets Victory

posted by Randall

Jeremy LinJeremy Lin didn’t forget his coach after getting his first win as a New Jersey Net in a 103-94 home opening win over the Indiana Pacers.
 
Lin gave the game ball to coach Kenny Atkinson who secured his first win as a head coach.
 
It was Atkinson who was with Lin as an … Read more

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NY Times: When Linsanity Happened

posted by Randall
David Chang

Restaurateur David Chang was interviewed in the New York Times video about Jeremy Lin.

By Ed Diokno

The New York Times put together  a video (see below) about Linsanity that talks about the impact basketball player Jeremy Lin had on all Asian Americans that goes way beyond the basketball court.

He’s not the greatest b-ball … Read more

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Daily News: Teammate Denies Being Racist Towards Jeremy Lin

posted by Randall

Jeremy LinJeremy Lin is one of the media-friendly players in the NBA, but even Lin had to hesitate when the morning team at one of the most powerful sports talk radio stations in the country asked him a pointed question about racism

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According to the Daily News, this is how it went down.

Craig … Read more

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Jeremy Lin Gets Real

posted by Randall

Jeremy Lin 
By Ed Diokno
 
Jeremy Lin, newly signed with the Brooklyn Nets, could not avoid the obvious questions from the media on media day this week. He is one of just a handful of Asian Americans playing in a sport of big men and dominated by African American players. He also couldn’t avoid commenting … Read more

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