Just when you thought the New York Knicks were a hopeless mess destined to be a complete disappointment this year, out of nowhere, the excitement level couldn’t be higher.
All because of Jeremy Lin.
The 23-year-old has taken the league by storm, and it has rejuvenated a cynical fanbase that was beginning to get the “here we go again” mentality. 26.5 points and 7.5 assists in two straight wins will do that for a team.
Can he continue to keep this up? Here are five reasons Lin will put on a cape like some sort of superhero and rescue this ailing franchise.