Not necessarily because of his play on the court, however. It's because of his hair.
Lin's hairstyles draw eyes the moment he steps on the court, and now the Hornets are honoring the guard's flow. On March 12, the first 7,500 fans through the doors at Time Warner Cable Arena will receive Lin bobbleheads that feature his stylish hair.
"No matter how many times it bobbles, that hair is staying put." Perfect tag line. Just perfect.
In honor of the bobblehead, let's take a look back at some of the best shots of Lin's hair from this season:
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