Month: December 2015

Jeremy Lin addresses suicide issues due to High School pressure

Jeremy Lin addresses suicide issues due to High School pressure

Jeremy Lin took the time to address a serious issue of suicides in High School. In a recent post on his official Facebook page, Lin tackled the issue at length after reading the “The Silicon Valley Suicides,” an article from The Atlantic that talked about the “suicide clusters” at Palo Alto High School in California in the United States. According to save.org, there is one death by suicide in the ... »

G20 DET @CHA Notes & Observations

G20 DET @CHA Notes & Observations

Jeremy Lin played well with 13pts/4a/3r/2s/1TO in 26 min He rested with 20pts lead (95-75) after 1 Linsensational acrobatic floater/shot. Hornets won 104-84 against the Pistons. 5-10 shooting, 2-4 FTs, +6 Notable points: Lin looked to facilitate early in the game but found the balance between facilitating and scoring Batum was setting up Lin’s wide-open 3pt with a great assist as he drove to... »

G20 DET @CHA Game Thread

G20 DET @CHA Game Thread

With Kemba is listed as doubtful (due to illness), would Jeremy Lin start tonight? https://twitter.com/rick_bonnell/status/673901311776202753 If yes, he can definitely handle being a PG to power the Hornets to play teamball with great ball movement. JLin started in Kemba’s absence and had 18pts/5asts/5reb/1stl in 30 min on 10/24 preseason Win vs Pistons on the road. This was a game when Pist... »

G19 CHA @CHI Notes & Observations

G19 CHA @CHI Notes & Observations

This is a good game for JLin. 9pts/3a/5r in 27 min with 3 steals; +6 for the game Not good stat-wise but compared to the previous 4 games with few minutes & low number of shot attempts (FGAs) And the Hornets won a game on the road against the Bulls 102-96. Nic Batum was hot with 24pts/11r/5a. Kemba ISOs were killing some possessions early in game but he hit a clutch shot to give a 4pt-lead wit... »

G19 CHA @CHI Game Thread

G19 CHA @CHI Game Thread

After 2 days rest, would Jeremy Lin’s sore ankle heal enough for him to play aggressively against the Bulls? More importantly, would Clifford allow him to play extended time (22 min) like in the Bucks game with 0 TOs despite not scoring a lot? Scoring and Free Throws are still Clifford’s consistent way to give min to his players. Check out the average minutes based on JLin’s FT a... »

Jeremy Lin 18-Game Summary in 2015-16 Season

Jeremy Lin 18-Game Summary in 2015-16 Season

As we still have 2 day break before the next game vs the Bulls, let’s take a look at JLin stats in the past 18 games. In the past 4 games (Game 15-18) after the Sac OT Win (Game 14) where Jeremy Lin became the hero, Jeremy was underutilized due to quick foul trouble, TOs, not scoring enough despite playing great defense, playmaking and efficient shooting. The last game was hard to judge due ... »

G18 GSW @CHA Game Thread

G18 GSW @CHA Game Thread

The much awaited matchup vs the undefeated Golden State Warriors has arrived. Jeremy Lin reportedly was probably with right ankle sprain but will attempt to play How will the Hornets attempt to slow down Curry and GSW 3pt shooting? Who would be assigned to guard Curry and Draymond Green? Will JLin be asked to guard him? Would Clifford ask JLin to pick up the scoring load for the team? FT attempts ... »