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Jeremy Lin: Why Fans Should Wait Before Labeling Him as a Bust
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When the Houston Rockets signed Jeremy Lin to a three-year, $25 million contract, they knew that they were taking a calculated risk.

A risk that they hope will pay off for them in the long run.

Eight games into the season however, fans are already starting to label Lin a bust and waste of money. Rockets fans should hesitate before jumping the gun and calling Lin a bust though. 

The young point guard, who has shown great talent at times since emerging onto the national scene last season, has great upside. Lin can turn into a game changer and All-Star for the Rockets.

Fans just need to be willing to give the young star time.

It might not be easy for Rockets fans to wait a little longer before calling for Lin to be traded and labeling him as the offseason's top bust.  

Here are a few reasons for fans to hold off for at least a little while longer before labeling the Lin signing as a bust.

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