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[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 Fans Gallery

JLin Fans Gallery

This is a place to display JLin Fans wearing his jersey (or some other attires) around the world. If you’d like to have pictures to be included, please post and add GeoTag at http://www.geoimgr.com/ Steps: 1. ‘Choose File’ to upload picture 2. Drag the red button+zoom on the map to the desired location. 3. Save & download the file now with geotag info saved into the file. Rea... »

James Harden and 10 NBA Players Who Hate Defense [RantSports]

RantSports.com published an article on 10 NBA players who hate defense. Article: James Harden and 10 NBA Players Who Hate Defense, Court Zierk, Rantsports.com While it’s subjective with minimum stats being used in the article, the names are certainly familiar as NBA players who can’t/won’t play defense. Timberwolves owner recently talked about giving free pass to KLove for not pl... »

JLinPortal Site Guideline & Feedback

JLinPortal Site Guideline & Feedback

Let’s use this post to discuss ideas/suggestions to improve the website. The following is a summary of Vision, Main Functionalities and Site Guideline 1. JLinPortal Vision “Positively bringing together JLin fans” Build a community to enjoy interaction and positive discussion among Jeremy Lin fans. 2. Main Functionalities Provide general discussion in the “Disqus HangoutR... »

JLin to Start in 3 (Too Early) Lakers Line Up Guesses

Mike Trudell, Lakers beat reporter, wrote this article to lay out his thoughts on 3 possible lineups (Lin’s a starter in all 3 scenario) after conducting Q&A with Coach Byron Scott last week. Not too many details on Lin but he recognized Lin to be the next most likely to start  after Kobe based on athleticism and youth. It’s still very good to see that Lin is seen as the most capab... »

Brainstorming JLinPortal User Rank

Before we formalize the User Rank here, it’s a good idea to open it up to the members to hear your input. User Ranks are useful to reward participation in the site and acknowledge senior members. Here is the current User Rank: http://www.jlinportal.com/rank Rookie: 0-99 pts Junior: 100-499 pts Senior: 500-1499 pts Veteran: 1500-3999 pts Master: 4000-9999 pts Linsanity: 10000-99,999 pts But @... »

2 Important Things Byron Scott said about JLin in 8/20 NBA Q&A

  Byron talked mostly about Kobe in his 8/20 NBA Q&A interview but there were 2 key points about how he thinks of using JLin in his system. 1. JLin the “Triple-Threat Player” When Byron was asked about JLin and Steve Nash’s health, he started by saying he was hopeful that Nash will be healthy enough to “provide some of the things” to run the team. Clearly he ... »

Jeremy Lin Gets Madame Tussauds wax figure, patched things up with his mom

  It’s good to know that Jeremy’s mom wasn’t actually upset with the pie-in-the-face prank for her birthday since it’s a family tradition. (It’s unclear if Mama Lin approved this message. We saw her slapping reaction is real, Jeremy 😉 ) ). Celebrating her son’s wax figure being unveiled in the SF Madame Tussauds Musem is certainly an icing on the cake 🙂 Nic... »

Jeremy Lin breaks barrier by shoving cake in his Mom’s Face

Jeremy Lin breaks barrier by shoving cake in his Mom’s Face

[inlinetweet prefix=”Broke Another Barrier…4 all Asian sons be comfortable 2 shove cake in his moms face ” tweeter=”@JLinPortal” suffix=””]Jeremy Lin Broke Another Barrier ..for all Asian sons to be comfortable enough to shove cake in his mom’s face.[/inlinetweet] This mischievous prank is somewhat funny 😆 and jaw-dropping 😯 at the same time . I was ... »

Jeremy Lin Statue & Tribute at @ Conscious Art Exhibit

tatue of Linsanity? [inlinetweet prefix=”Taiwan honored Jeremy Lin with a Bruce-Lee inspired statue and paintings” tweeter=”@JLinPortal” suffix=”null”]Taiwan truly honored Jeremy Lin with a Bruce-Lee inspired statue and various paintings[/inlinetweet] at the Conscious 3 Basketball Art Exhibition in Taipei, Taiwan this past weekend. Sure, it’s only 1-foot s... »