Jeremy Lin(Full name in English by Jeremy Shu-How Lin), August 23, 1988, was born in Palo Alto, California, USA (Palo Alto, California), American basketball player, the effectiveness of the college at Harvard University.
Although losing in the NBA Draft, but in the July 21, 2010, the NBA Golden State Warriors with the free agent signed a two-year contract, Jeremy Lin has thus become the following three Wataru Sakamoto (Japanese) after NBA history, the second Asian player to enter the NBA, Harvard University, the first since 1953 to enter the NBA players, but also become the first Chinese-American to enter the NBA.
Jeremy Lin was born in California, his native city of Pinghu, Jiaxing, Zhejiang Province, China, parents are Taiwanese.
After he became a starter for the Knicks, the Associated Press called Lin “the most surprising story in the NBA”.Bloomberg News wrote that Lin “has already become the most famous Asian American NBA player”.
Knicks fans developed nicknames for him along with a new lexicon inspired by his name, Lin. Most popular was the word Linsanity, the excitement over the unheralded Lin. Time.com ran an article titled, “It’s Official: Linsanity Is for Real”.