We at TBP had the idea to make Lin’s journey from Crimson bench player to the next NBA human-highlight reel as accessible as possible.
Just as The Back Page wrote last week, Jeremy Lin ’10 is quickly jumping up the list of Harvard’s most notable alumni. But, just as every media outlet reminds its audience every article, broadcast, or interview, the path hasn’t always been easy for Lin. Therefore, we at TBP had the idea to make Lin’s journey from Crimson bench player to the next NBA human-highlight reel as accessible as possible. So here it is, a Lineage of the point guard’s road from number four to number 17, resident of Harvard Yard to owner of a Trump Tower apartment.
Another day, another win for Jeremy Lin ’10 and his New York Knicks. This time the victim was the Atlanta Hawks—who stood three and a half games above the Knicks in Eastern Conference standings entering the matchup.
But the shot, like many others for the Crimson on Friday night, did not fall, and Golen’s team lost to Brown, 58-55.
It was not all bad for Harvard (12-10, 5-3 Ivy), though, as it fought back late to erase a 14 point second-half deficit. Before losing by three late.
Since the New York Knicks’ game against the New Jersey Nets on Feb. 4, it seems that no one can stop Jeremy Lin ’10. That is, no one except Lin himself.
Inherently, not many people can say that they have been the “Person of the Week.” Well, that is officially one ...
Just hours after Lin and his New York Knicks defeated the Los Angeles Lakers, Cheng Ho '10 created a Facebook event in the hopes of convincing the league to let Lin in the All-Star Game.
Day eight and no signs of stopping yet—114 points in that time-span and no hints of slowing down. Three games started and the only thing bigger than the stats of Jeremy Lin ’10 on Friday night was the smile on his face after hitting yet another shot.
With the score tied at three and all eyes on his match, freshman Alex Steinroeder took one more deep breath, tossed the ball into the air, and began the final game. Fifteen-love. Thirty-love. Forty-love. Victory.
Coming off of his career-record-setting, twitter-trending, ESPN-talked about 25-point game on Saturday night, Jeremy Lin ’10 may not have been expected to perform like that again anytime soon. But that is exactly what he proceeded to do as his New York Knicks took on the Utah Jazz Monday night at Madison Square Garden.
The Crimson topped Vanderbilt and Butler on the first and last day of its three-day Midwest road trip, respectively, but fell to Indiana on Saturday.
Harvard put the past in the past and managed to retake a comfortable lead, pulling out the victory over the Big Red, 67-57, Friday night at Newman Arena in Ithaca, N.Y.
The Harvard men’s tennis team (4-1) split its first road trip of the winter, topping Vanderbilt but falling to No. 24 Indiana.
Thanks largely to an injury-riddled backcourt, Jeremy Lin ’10 has continued to receive and earn playing time this week for the New York Knicks.