• Knicks welcome Lin's return on Monday

    Summary of 25 articles · Updated Dec 18, 2012
    And Lin seemed at home right from the start. But the Knicks declined to match the contract Lin signed with the Houston Rockets, and Lin said it was "a little weird" to return Monday as a visitor. "It was a lot of fun playing out there and I think our team, we took a step in the right direction," Lin said. His play contrasted sharply with that of Raymond Felton, who not only replaced Lin in New York but seemed to view Lin’s return as a personal challenge, and struggled as a result. Whatever happens at the Garden on Monday night, when Jeremy Lin returns as a member of the Houston Rockets, it can’t come close to matching Linsanity. Then again, nothing could. He finished with 22 points on 9-for-15 shooting, eight assists, four rebounds, two steals and four turnovers in 39 minutes as the Rockets got back to .500 and handed the Knicks their first home loss of the season. [Marc J. It’s a far bigger stage, with much brighter lights, than the one Frazier performed on, because we’re talking about a different world and a different NBA, with so many more eyeballs watching pro basketball than when Bradley made his debut, or when Frazier put on one of the greatest performances in a Game 7 of a Finals.
    • A Fit in New York; Growing Pains in Houston

      While Raymond Felton has made himself at home in his second stint with the Knicks, Jeremy Lin and the Rockets are building as they go.
      Source: nytimes.com
    • Former NY Knicks guard Jeremy Lin wears Houston Rockets uniform, but at Madison Square Garden he still has winning touch

      The man who authored Linsanity couldn’t have scripted it any better. Jeremy Lin got out of the Garden Monday night with a win over his old team, sending the Knicks to their first home defeat of the season. It wasn’t Linsanity, not anything close, beca
    • Lawrence: In different costume, Lin still a hit on Broadway

      The man who authored Linsanity couldn’t have scripted it any better. Jeremy Lin got out of the Garden Monday night with a win over his old team, sending the Knicks to their first home defeat of the season. It wasn’t Linsanity, not anything close, beca
    • Jeremy still feel-Lin the Garden connection

      The Knicks may have bid good riddance to Jeremy Lin last summer, but the man and the myth behind Linsanity insists he had the “time of my life” during his whirlwind rise to stardom earlier this year in New York.
    • Letting Go: The 'Linsanity' is officially over. New York offe…

      The 'Linsanity' is officially over. New York offered a polite welcome and after a 109-96 Rockets' win, both Jeremy Lin and the Knicks are ready to move on, writes Paul Forrester.
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Lin keys Rockets' win over Melo-less Knicks

      Jeremy Lin had 22 points and eight assists in his return to New York, leading the Houston Rockets to a 109-96 victory Monday night that ended the Knicks' 10-game home winning streak to open the season.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • GARD-LIN PARTY: Jeremy wins return to MSG with Rockets

      Jeremy Lin was mauled twice by Tyson Chandler and was still standing. Raymond Felton repeatedly tried to attack Lin but in the end the only damage Felton caused was to his shooting percentage.
    • Crowd cheers, Chandler fouls Lin in return to Garden

      Crowd cheers, Chandler fouls Lin in return to Garden
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Lin returns to New York, recalls Linsanity fondly

      Jeremy Lin returned Monday to the home he never thought he was leaving, reflecting fondly on Linsanity but not trying to recreate it.
      Source: nba.com
    • Back On Broadway: Jeremy Lin turned in another big performance at M…

      Jeremy Lin turned in another big performance at Madison Square Garden, but this time it was for the Rockets, who handed the Knicks their first home loss of the season 109-96.
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Knicks' Anthony (ankle) out against Rockets

      Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will miss the team's showdown against the Rockets and Jeremy Lin on Monday night because of lingering pain in his injured left ankle.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Daily Dime: Lin is back at MSG

      Brian Windhorst looks at a familiar pattern in Jeremy Lin's return to New York
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Jeremy Lin on his play with Rockets before return to MSG to face Knicks: ‘I’m doing terrible’

      The best game on Monday's six-game NBA slate looks to be the 8 p.m. ET contest between the Oklahoma City Thunder and San Antonio Spurs - not only are they the teams with the two best records in the NBA, but their first game this season was decided on a
      Source: yahoo.com
    • Anthony Will Be Game-Time Decision

      Carmelo Anthony is expected to test his left ankle before the Knicks play the Rockets Monday night to see if he will be able to play.
      Source: nytimes.com
    • 5-on-5: Lin's return to New York

      Roundtable: Will Lin ever be able to recreate the success he had during Linsanity?
      Source: ESPN.com
  • Linsanity Reclaims New York City; OKC Proves They’re The Best Team In The West

    If we needed any further proof that New Yorkers are crazed lunatics who are more up and down than Joe Flacco, we got it last night. In just a few short months, Jeremy Lin went from favorite son to Judas, from Linsanity to something quite average, and Ne…
    Source: dimemag.com

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