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    R.I.P. Linsanity Feb. 2012 - Nov. 2012

    I've been watching and playing basketball for a long time. Linsanity ranks as one of the most enjoyable stretches as a fan of the game, ever.

    I was hyped up for this season; Lin had a chance to prove himself in a new town, for a new team. And now, those hopes are all but shattered.

    Lin is playing in a "system" which works against him and therefore works to the disadvantage of the rockets. Lin is most effective with a high usage rate, initiating the offense. Instead, he's been assigned a passive role, doing nothing but shooting an occasional spot up jumper.

    Meanwhile, harden is struggling with his predictable iso-ball/1 on 1 mandate. He's shooting 43% from the field and has more TO's than assists.

    The glorious run during Linsanity, and the promise of being one half of the flashiest, and best backcourt in the league, will soon become nothing more than a distant memory as Lin fades into mediocrity and obscurity.

    RIP Linsanity, and thanks for the memories.

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    It's still so early. I think you're being a tad hard on him.

    sidenote anyone see that article in GQ about him aha?

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    He barely knows where he is. Give the kid a break to figure out his environs. His game will follow.
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    Kashmir won't like this thread




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    its still early, but if linsanity really is dead then good riddence...never liked him never will

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    Lin is still recovering from a knee surgery. He is 2-4 months away from 100%.

    Even so he is still putting up 12/6 with 2.4 steals per game.

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    i think hes proven hes good enough to be a starting point guard in the NBA ... considering where he was thats still remarkable
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    Wow lol just some opinion, I thought it was news that he tore his other knee up or something, that would've been terrible. Give him more time.


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    Quote Originally Posted by alexander_37 View Post
    Lin is still recovering from a knee surgery. He is 2-4 months away from 100%.

    Even so he is still putting up 12/6 with 2.4 steals per game.
    It's might take him his whole career to heal




    Quote Originally Posted by PraiseJesus View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by Giants #1 Fan View Post
    It's might take him his whole career to heal
    Not sure if that is a shot saying he will never be a star or that his knee may never actually recover. But that is true, much rarer now days with medical advances but he could never full recover but he would likely get to at least 90-95%.

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    Quote Originally Posted by alexander_37 View Post
    Lin is still recovering from a knee surgery. He is 2-4 months away from 100%.

    Even so he is still putting up 12/6 with 2.4 steals per game.
    That's ********. He tore his meniscus in late March and had surgery on April 1st. There is a six week recovery period. Ronnie brewer had the same surgery in July and is pretty much at 100%. Stop making excuses for him.
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    Quote Originally Posted by alexander_37 View Post
    Not sure if that is a shot saying he will never be a star or that his knee may never actually recover. But that is true, much rarer now days with medical advances but he could never full recover but he would likely get to at least 90-95%.
    Bro it's an MCL injury he suffered 8 months ago. Either he has glass knees or he's a *****




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    are these all the same ny fans that loved him last year? haha
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    Quote Originally Posted by alexander_37 View Post
    Lin is still recovering from a knee surgery. He is 2-4 months away from 100%.

    Even so he is still putting up 12/6 with 2.4 steals per game.
    i dont know if you're being sarcastic or not, but no one takes 1 year to recover from minor meniscus surgery. his timetable was 4-6 weeks. not 1 year...lol.

    Ronnie brewer had the same surgery in preseason and hasn't even missed one game or talked about it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KNICKS R BACK View Post
    its still early, but if linsanity really is dead then good riddence...never liked him never will
    you didn't like him when he got the knicks to go crazy for that period of time?

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