Your Guide to the #LINternet!News Right, SPORTS Tuesday, February 14th, 2012
Jeremy Lin has only been a superstar in New York for a week, but the Asian American community has been watching him — and waiting for him — for years. Now he’s arrived, and #17 is the toast not just of the Knicks, but of the nation — and world.
But we knew about him first. And we want to continue to be the best informed and most up-to-date resource on all things J-Lin. So bookmark this post: We’re starting small, but this will eventually become the biggest master link list for Jeremy Lin info anywhere. You heard it here first.
Jeremy Lin’s Official Home Page (he needs a new one!)
BREAKING IT DOWN: #LINSANITY!
Wall Street Journal: Jeremy Lin on His Fast Break to Fame, God and Kobe Bryant
BACKGROUND AND LIFE
New York Times: Lin’s Success Surprising to Everyone (Ed.: Uh, not to us)
New York Times: From Ivy Halls to the Garden, Surprise Star Jolts the N.B.A.
Sports Illustrated: Lin’s rise atop NBA conversation a matter of NBA business, luck
San Francisco Chronicle: Palo Alto’s Jeremy Lin becomes toast of New York
New York Times: For Lin, Erasing a History of Being Overlooked
Freakonomics @ NYT: Why Was Jeremy Lin Overlooked, and Should He Get Married?
FAITH AND RELIGION
San Jose Mercury News: Exclusive: Jeremy Lin says faith in God triggered ‘Lin-sanity’
New York Times: Lin’s Appeal: Faith, Pride and Points
IMPACT ON ASIAN AMERICA
NY1 News: : “Linsanity” Inspires Students in Chinatown
Wall Street Journal: Jeremy Lin’s Pop Culture Slam Dunk
Hyphen Magazine: Jeremy Lin’s Got Game
Grantland: Person of Interest: Jeremy Lin
New York Daily News: High-scoring Knick guard Jeremy Lin is seen as a role model for Asians
New York Times: Sharing a Heritage With a New Knicks Star
IMPACT ON SPORTS
CBS News: Metta to Lin: Get some swag
IMPACT ON ASIA / GLOBAL CULTURE
International Business Times: Jeremy Lin: The Great Asian Hope
HUMOR / SATIRE
YouTube: The Jeremy Lin Effect
Ego Trip: POLL: Which Jeremy Lin Meme Is the Best?
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