Jeremy Lin helps Beardy Defeat Timberwolves (Youtube)

Basically, the Rockets came into the game super slack-sa-daisical and got down 20 to a Timberwolf team without four out of five starters – Nikola Pekovic, Kevin Love, Andrei Kirilenko, and Brandon Roy.

What happened was James Harden decided he wanted to ball out and took over the game, la de dahing himself to 37 points, with an assist from Jeremy Lin’s 24 points, 8 assists, and 4 steals.

So, I think JJ Barea is a pretty amazing player. At 5-11 and muscley, no real vertical (NBA-wise), a semi-set shot, and the guy seems to get into the point and score at will. If I could find video highlights of him from this game, I would embed. I would. Instead, I have to get dressed and go to dim sum. Continue reading “Jeremy Lin helps Beardy Defeat Timberwolves (Youtube)”

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Jeremy Lin’s “Euro-Step” and lefty layup vs. Hornets

My heart is heavy after the Rockets lost to the Hornets tonight.

Despite stats that may be mistaken for an okay game, Lin was especially out of sync in the game. High turnovers (again), missed threes (1-4), and was blocked four times. I can’t bring myself to talk about his 9 points, 5 rebounds, 5 assists, and 5 steals (YAY). He did have a nifty sidestep layup in the first quarter. PEEP IT.

The Hornets seem to do a number on the Rockets defensively – for whatever reason, they’re able to effectively stymie their offense. 79 points from a team that averages 106? I’m going to sleep. Continue reading “Jeremy Lin’s “Euro-Step” and lefty layup vs. Hornets”

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Jeremy Lin highlights vs. Cleveland Cavs (20 pts, dude)

Jeremy Lin hit three THREES tonight and scored 20 points, 15 in the first half, against Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavs. If you want to see the highlights, then hit the play button, DUDE.

Lin also contributed 5 assists, 4 rebounds, 4 turnovers, and 1 steal… only because he wanted to, DUDE. Jeremy Lin does what. ever. he. wants. Continue reading “Jeremy Lin highlights vs. Cleveland Cavs (20 pts, dude)”

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