Jeremy Lin, American born, Chinese/Taiwanese descent is making a lot of noise in New York, with the Knicks to be precise. The opportunity came for Lin and he has taken it and flown. From the bench to starting point guard due to injuries, Lin has stepped up to the plate during the past few games, including building momentum for the Knicks during his first test against the Utah Jazz. He scored 28 points and 8 assist in this clutch performance.
Not only is Jeremy getting lots publicity from his games, but ticket sales for the Knicks have gone up. He is a brand now, and sponsored by Nike as well. You will be reading a lot more about Lin. He is the missing piece to the Knicks slump.. a quality point guard!