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Posted July 07, 2013 - 04:12 PM

http://blacksportson...for-jeremy-lin/

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A source with direct knowledge of the situation confirms Rockets working hard to move Jeremy Lin ... very limited interest for teams.

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FULL ARTICLE inside link.

 


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Posted July 07, 2013 - 04:16 PM

Was he that bad last season? Wasn't it mainly injuries that held him up.



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Posted July 07, 2013 - 04:18 PM

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Posted July 07, 2013 - 04:19 PM

Steve Blake for Jeremy Lin.


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Posted July 07, 2013 - 04:21 PM

Was he that bad last season? Wasn't it mainly injuries that held him up.

He's not a horrible player exactly, but it's mainly that toxic contract of his I think that scares teams away. He's good, but nowhere near his contract value.


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Posted July 07, 2013 - 04:23 PM

He's not a horrible player exactly, but it's mainly that toxic contract of his I think that scares teams away. He's good, but nowhere near his contract value.

 

Right cause I remember the beginning of the season when the Rockets had that hot start, people were saying  Harden/Lin were a potent duo. Still why rush and trade him, it isn't like you have a shot at Smith anymore, no other major free agent left. Why continue to diminish your depth.


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Posted July 07, 2013 - 04:25 PM

Maybe Dwight's informed them he's not a fan of his game and already Houston's trying to show him that "unconditional love" the manchild so desperately needs & craves.


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Posted July 07, 2013 - 04:50 PM

How is this news? He had a good 2 month stint with everyone hurt.. his contract is insane



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Posted July 07, 2013 - 04:55 PM

Steve Blake for Jeremy Lin.

Please tell me you are joking.


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Posted July 07, 2013 - 04:56 PM

Linsanity has fizzled out?



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Posted July 07, 2013 - 05:01 PM

LOL Houston.


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Posted July 07, 2013 - 05:38 PM

And so it begins.
 

I've always liked Steve Blake.

 


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Posted July 07, 2013 - 07:14 PM

Report: Teams still dont like to over pay for mediocre talent.

 

Seems about right.


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Posted July 07, 2013 - 07:21 PM

Other teams aren't interested in Mr. Lin because they see the potential of pairing him & Howard, pushing the Houston Rockets into finals contention.
 

Trade for Austin Rivers, say, Hill & Johnson. 


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Posted July 07, 2013 - 07:25 PM

sure it has more to do with his contract than his playing ability


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Posted July 07, 2013 - 07:39 PM

No Linterest? :(



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Posted July 07, 2013 - 08:02 PM

Only way I'll take Jeremy Lin is Houston buyout Lin. Then I'd gladly take the Harvard Grad, since we will only have to pay him $1 mil or less, because he will still be making bank off of Houston. :mitch:



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Posted July 07, 2013 - 10:57 PM

I'd love to have Lin on our team, he absolutely thrived under D'Antoni

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Posted July 07, 2013 - 11:48 PM

I wouldn't want to trade for him either.

Makes too much money and he's just not that good.

I'm one of those ppl that think his first year in NY was a fluke.

Dude had an amazing year in NY, but unless he can average like 15 and 8 to me he'll be just another PG.

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Posted July 08, 2013 - 12:01 AM

Lin's contract is absolutely terrible, no surprise whatsoever.






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