Wednesday, July 18, 2012
The loss of Jeremy Lin could be a slam dunk for the Brooklyn Nets. Will Knicks fans defect? Join the conversation.
Monday, July 16, 2012
In New York, Linsanity may be nothing more than a hoop dream. Knicks standout point guard Jeremy Lin will be headed to the Houston Rockets if New York doesn’t match the team’s three-year, $25 million offer for the 6-foot-3 fan favorite by 11:59 p.m. ET Tuesday.
Wednesday, May 02, 2012
The Knicks’ Jeremy Lin may not be speaking at the graduation of Stuyvesant High School’s Class of 2012, but he still had some words of wisdom to share with the students.
Saturday, March 31, 2012
Say so long to Linsanity. Jeremy Lin will miss the rest of the regular season because he needs knee surgery that will sideline him six weeks and could leave the Knicks without their star point guard in the playoffs — if they make it that far.
Friday, March 30, 2012
With conflicting budget figures rolling around, the city continues to insist: not to worry. Chancellor Dennis M. Walcott said Tuesday at a City Council hearing on the preliminary budget that he intended to protect schools from cuts and planned to keep the schools' budgets stable. If that is so, it means principals -- who control their own budgets in New York City -- can avoid more of the painful cuts of this school year and maintain a similar level of service and staffing.
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Stuyvesant High School students said they were disappointed Friday to learn that Knicks standout Jeremy Lin declined their YouTube invitation to be their commencement speaker.
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
By Ilya Marritz
This week the car-maker Volvo signed Lin as a spokesman, and Coca-Cola now plans to use Lin’s popularity to connect with consumers in China.
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
It is an unusual teaming: a Swedish car company, its Chinese owner and a Taiwanese-American basketball sensation. Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin signed a 2-year contract to hype Volvos around the world, especially in China, for his first major endorsement deal.
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Over the past two weeks, the "Linsanity" of New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin has swept across New York, and much of America. Breaking records for scoring and assisting in his first five games, many sports fans are celebrating. Meanwhile, many are wondering when was the last time a black athlete ignited the same type of passion.
Monday, February 20, 2012
The NBA season is on full throttle as the New York Knicks played the champion Dallas Mavericks Sunday afternoon and Jeremy Lin was able to hold off the team and the Knicks cruised to yet another win. There were also exciting games around the league as Kevin Durant scored a stunning 51 points for Oklahoma City. The question for Linsanity remains: how long can it last?
Friday, February 17, 2012
New York City’s Comptroller John Liu, the first Asian-American elected to citywide office, joked on Friday that he'd be willing to have Knicks star Jeremy Lin give him a few pointers on how to get good press.