Month: September 2014

Former Sportswriter debunks the Myths About Lin

Former Sportswriter debunks the Myths About Lin

In social media age, information (false or not) travels/spread million times faster than how it was in the old days. The good thing about it is we get broader/deeper/quicker access to the information of the sport/teams/players we like/hate. However, the problem arises when the information is too easy to spread, with almost no moderation. False narratives/facts start to flood our twitter timeline, ... »

Pat Beverley – Says No Friend of JLin and Parsons

Pat Beverley – Says No Friend of JLin and Parsons

Pat Bev on SiriusXMNBA today saying he's no friend w/ @JLin7 & CP now they're on other teams. »

Lin’s Hidden Value at the Hoop by Joey Ramirez

Lin’s Hidden Value at the Hoop by Joey Ramirez

Source: Lin’s Hidden Value At the Hoop, Joey Ramirez, Lakers.com Since his NBA debut four years ago, new Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin has evolved from a seldom-used backup into one of the league’s most efficient and underrated scorers at the rim. Fresh out of Harvard in 2010, Lin played limited minutes for Golden State and managed to score on 53.3 percent of his attempts at the rim. However... »

From 713 (Houston) to 7/13: What Changed for Jeremy Lin

From 713 (Houston) to 7/13: What Changed for Jeremy Lin

After two seasons in Houston we can finally say: “Thank God It’s over!” 713 (Houston Telephone Area Code) Era At first they promised Jeremy to be the face of the franchise, be the go-to-guy… and then they threw him under the bus multiple times after they traded for James Harden. But, we know God has a perfect plan and everything happens for a reason. In Houston, Jeremy lear... »

Basketball Insider season previews (2014/15)

Basketball Insider season previews (2014/15)

Avatar Arsenium12 . • 7 hours ago Basketballinsiders.com is releasing their 2014/15 previews of NBA teams. See : NBA teams’ preview by Bussiness Insider Here is the Lakers’ preview : See :  2014-2015-los-angeles-lakers-preview (Business Insiders) Jeremy Lin is identified as the Lakers’ top playmaker : … We’re not predicting a repeat of ‘Linsanity’ or anything of that nature... »

Nash to start? Mark Medina interviewed Coach Scott

Nash to start? Mark Medina interviewed Coach Scott

In a recent interview (here) of Byron Scott, done by Mark Medina of LADN. One paragraph caught my eyes, Scott will spend training camp figuring out his starting lineup, which he says will currently feature Nash, Bryant, Carlos Boozer and Jordan Hill. He is leaning toward starting Wesley Johnson at small forward because of his defensive potential and relying on Nick Young’s prolific scoring off the... »

“Background”: The Song that Sustained Jeremy Lin to Become an #Anomaly

“Background”: The Song that Sustained Jeremy Lin to Become an #Anomaly

In a new article about Jeremy Lin endorsing the 7th album of Lecrae (his favorite rapper), Jeremy Lin shared about the significant role of the song “Background” in helping to sustain him during one of if not the lowest point of his life in 2010. As a rookie, Lin struggled so much in his 1st year with Golden State Warriors that he was sent 3 times to the D-League and only averaged 2.6pt... »

[HoopsHabit] Jeremy Lin: Why He’ll Win 2014-15 Most Improved Player

[HoopsHabit] Jeremy Lin: Why He’ll Win 2014-15 Most Improved Player

HoopsHabit had a very well-written article about Jeremy Lin’s chance to win the  2014-15 Most Improved Player (MIP). Source: “Jeremy Lin: Why He’ll Win 2014-15 Most Improved Player“, Michael Dunlap, HoopsHabit Look no further than last year’s winner Goran Dragic for proof of that. The bar of 20.3 points, 5.9 assists and 1.4 steals with a shooting line of .505/.408/.76... »

JLIN in MoWilliams Academy Grindweek Camp (Sept 1-5)

JLIN in MoWilliams Academy Grindweek Camp (Sept 1-5)

Let’s discuss the videos of BB drills in the MoWlliams Academy. Will they help Lin? Is it something new? What about the competition of participating NBA players? Main Link: http://instagram.com/mowilliamsacademy A Nice compile from @supjackjack on Twitter     FINAL GAME (12-min quarter) JLin had at least 9pts/1reb/1ast in a 33-27 win Warning: the music lyrics can be offensive to so... »

Welcome! Say Hello & Share Your First Time Becoming JLin Fans & Favorite JLin Moment

Welcome! Say Hello & Share Your First Time Becoming JLin Fans & Favorite JLin Moment

As we plan to use Posts more for easier Disqus commenting, I will create a new post from the existing Forum Topic. If you don’t mind copying-and-pasting your intro from this Forum Topic, please do so. That would be very helpful. http://www.jlinportal.com/forums/topic/welcome-new-member-say-hello-introduce/ Hi! If you’re new (or not so new  ) around here, feel free to post a little hello mess... »