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NBA Player Accused of Using a Racial Slur During Chinese New Year Greeting

posted by Randall

JJ Redick

via Twitter

An NBA message meant to wish everyone a Chinese New Year has turned into a racial controversy after many on social media alleged they can hear Philadelphia 76er JJ Redick using a racial slur.

Redick’s video was leaked and quickly went viral.
 


 
According to the NY Daily News, the video … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Jeremy Lin Makes Racist Troll Disappear

posted by Randall

Jeremy LInJeremy Lin has left a lot of defenders in the dust over in his career.

Now he’s showing even while injured, he can put on some pretty slick moves.

Lin called out a racist troll on Twitter who called him the “C” word, a “ch*nk.”

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Oct 20, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on NBA Season for Jeremy Lin Likely Over

NBA Season for Jeremy Lin Likely Over

posted by Randall

Views from the Edge

 

The update on Jeremy Lin’s season with the Brooklyn Nets‘ after their season-opening loss  is not good.

The team announced Thursday (Oct. 19) that Lin has been diagnosed with a ruptured patellar tendon of the right knee and is expected to miss the rest of 2017-18.

 

“Jeremy

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Oct 19, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Jeremy Lin Says “I’m Done” After Injury

Jeremy Lin Says “I’m Done” After Injury

posted by Randall

Jeremy Lin Knee injuryBy Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

A frightening scene involving Jeremy Lin last night.

Lin went down under the basket after going in for a layup.

He can be seen on video grasping his right knee and then turning to the bench.

Lin appears to be saying “I’m done, I’m done, before bursting into tears … Read more

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Oct 3, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Fired ESPN Producer who Wrote Racist Headline Becoming a Priest

Fired ESPN Producer who Wrote Racist Headline Becoming a Priest

posted by Randall

Chink in the armor ESPN headline

It was the headline that changed a life and angered millions

At the height of Linsanity, an ESPN producer wrote the infamous “Chink in the Armor” headline in a story about Jeremy Lin. Not too long later, he would be fired.

Five years later, Anthony Federico has found his calling.

The Washington Post reports he … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Jul 26, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Could Jeremy Lin Soon be Joining Lebron James on the Cleveland Caveliers?

Could Jeremy Lin Soon be Joining Lebron James on the Cleveland Caveliers?

posted by Randall

Jeremy Lin ankle sprainCan you imagine Jeremy Lin playing alongside Lebron James?

Basketball fans know that Kyrie Irving reportedly is asking to be traded from the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Now ESPN’s Zach Lowe is speculating that Irving could go to the Denver Nuggets in a three way deal with the Brooklyn Nets.

Basketball trades can be complex puzzles that … Read more

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Jun 27, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on General Manager Says Jeremy Lin Will Lead the Nets Into the Next Season

General Manager Says Jeremy Lin Will Lead the Nets Into the Next Season

posted by Nicole Ki
Jeremy Lin

Photo by Spurs Never Fall

Brooklyn Nets general manager Sean Marks anointed Jeremy Lin the team leader this coming season shortly after trading center Brook Lopez.

Marks said Lin will “definitely” be the player to guide fellow point guard D’Angelo Russell, the second overall pick from the 2015 draft, who was just acquired from the … Read more

Asian Americans

Jeremy Lin Shocked by Thailand’s Red Light District

posted by Jiayi Sun
Banghok Red Light District

Red Light district in Banghok, Thailand

NBA basketball player Jeremy Lin talked about his life changing trip to Thailand that changed his perspective. Along with Pastor Eugene Cho, he walked through one of the red light districts in Bangkok and witnessed the cruelty of human trafficking firsthand.

Eugene Cho posted a photo of himself and … Read more

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May 11, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Jeremy Lin Talks about Racism on the Basketball Court

Jeremy Lin Talks about Racism on the Basketball Court

posted by Randall

Jeremy LinJeremy Lin is opening up more about the racism he has felt in his basketball career.

Lin told ESPN the racial hatred was worse while he played at Harvard than it is today in the NBA.

“The worst was at Cornell, when I was being called a c—k,” the Brooklyn Nets point guard said in … Read more

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Apr 24, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Jeremy Lin Speaks on the Emasculation of Asian Men

Jeremy Lin Speaks on the Emasculation of Asian Men

posted by Brittney Le
Jereym Lin with Brook Lopez

Photo by Spurs Never Fall

Brooklyn Nets point guard Jeremy Lin has long been an object of interest as a ‘lone ranger’ in a sport where you don’t really see Asians at the professional level. Lin’s dominating presence in the NBA fights the stigma that Asian men aren’t ‘manly,’ an all-too-familiar stereotype perpetrated by Hollywood … Read more

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