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WNYC News

Linsanity, on the Silver Screen

Friday, October 04, 2013

"Linsanity" is back in New York, thanks to a new documentary.

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The Takeaway

Friday Follow with Ron Christie and Jeff Yang

Friday, July 20, 2012

Every Friday The Takeaway takes a look back at this week’s big stories. From the politics of basketball to the ongoing battle between Republicans and Democrats, this week was full of tension.

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WNYC News

With Loss of Lin, Will Knicks Fans Defect to the Brooklyn Nets?

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.

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WNYC News

The Knicks Pass on Lin

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Before the clock could strike midnight, the Knicks announced it would release stand out point guard Jeremy Lin.

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The Takeaway

Jeremy Lin May Be Headed to Houston

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Is Jeremy Lin be headed over to the Rockets? Will all ties with the Knicks be cut by tomorrow? Is it finally the end of New York's 'Linsanity'?

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WNYC News

Gone In a Linstant: Jeremy's Future With the Knicks in Doubt

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.

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WNYC News

Lin Speaks to the Stuyvesant Class of 2012…Just Not in Person

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.

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WNYC News

Photo: Jeremy Lin Recovers From Knee Surgery

Tuesday, April 03, 2012

Jeremy Lin is recovering from surgery on his left knee. The Knicks point guard posted a picture on Twitter of himself in his hospital bed.

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WNYC News

Injury Sidelines Lin for Rest of Regular Season

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.

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Schoolbook

School Budget Picture Evolving

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.

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WNYC News

Stuyvesant Seniors Disappointed Lin Declined Graduation Invite

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.

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WNYC News

Coca-Cola Plans Ads in Mandarin as Lin Plays at MSG

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

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.

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WNYC News

Volvo Gets Assist From Knicks Star

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.

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WNYC News

Knicks Lose to the Miami Heat

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Jeremy Lin may have settled into his new downtown apartment but he looked anything but comfortable playing in Miami Thursday night.

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The Takeaway

Does Race Play a Role in the Media Fascination with Jeremy Lin?

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.

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The Takeaway

Linsanity Roles on as NBA Season Heats Up

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?

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WNYC News

Jeremy Lin Brushes Off Offensive Headline

Sunday, February 19, 2012

Knicks sensation Jeremy Lin is brushing off an ESPN headline that many people found offensive.

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WNYC News

NY Knicks Beat the Dallas Mavericks

Sunday, February 19, 2012

A new "Linning" streak has begun. At Madison Square Garden Sunday afternoon, the Knicks had their best game since "Linsanity" began two weeks ago, beating the defending champion Dallas Mavericks 104-to-97.

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WNYC News

Knicks' Linning Streak Ends

Saturday, February 18, 2012

It was Linevitable that the Knicks winning streak would come to an end, and it did Friday night when the team lost to the New Orleans Hornets.

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WNYC News

Comptroller John Liu Quips: Jeremy Lin Could Give Me Tips on Getting Good Press

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.

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