Hornets end long wait for victory

Apr 24, 2016

Hornets end long wait for victory

After the Charlotte Hornets dropped the first two games of their first-round series against the Miami Heat, team owner Michael Jordan and assistant coach Patrick Ewing approached coach Steve Clifford with a suggestion: Post up 213-cm-rookie Frank Kaminsky more. “When you have two first-ballot ...

Lin provides spark in 4th

Mar 22, 2016

Lin provides spark in 4th

Eleven seconds into the second quarter, Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford called a timeout with his team trailing the San Antonio Spurs 30-7. “I told them please try harder,” Clifford said after the game with a laugh. “I’m begging you. I know y’all make ...

Lin criticizes Asian joke at Oscars

Mar 2, 2016

Lin criticizes Asian joke at Oscars

Charlotte Hornets guard Jeremy Lin is disappointed about the way Asians were stereotyped during an onstage skit at Sunday night’s Oscars, and said more racial awareness is needed. “I just feel like sometimes the way people perceive Asians or Asian-Americans today can be disappointing ...

Lin looking to find stability with Hornets

Jul 14, 2015

Lin looking to find stability with Hornets

Point guard Jeremy Lin is in search of some stability with the Charlotte Hornets. Lin said he has no regrets about leaving the New York Knicks after the 2012 season to sign with the Houston Rockets during his introductory news conference Monday. But the ...

Lin calls time on 'Linsanity '

Jul 25, 2014

Lin calls time on 'Linsanity '

Two years ago, Jeremy Lin lit up the NBA with his explosive play for the New York Knicks but he has no desire to recreate “Linsanity” in his new career with the Los Angeles Lakers. Instead, the 25-year-old point guard is looking forward to ...

Howard, Lin come up big as Rockets down Blazers

May 1, 2014

Howard, Lin come up big as Rockets down Blazers

Jeremy Lin was so unhappy with his performance in Houston’s Game 4 loss to Portland that he hardly slept at all after the game. Lin should sleep like a baby after his work in Game 5. Dwight Howard had 22 points and 14 rebounds, ...

Lin, Rocketsdown Knicks

Nov 15, 2013

Lin, Rocketsdown Knicks

James Harden was back in the lineup, Jeremy Lin was back at Madison Square Garden, and that was just enough to help the Houston Rockets withstand Carmelo Anthony and the New York Knicks. Harden scored 36 points in his return from a one-game absence, ...

Rockets edge Raptors in 20T

Nov 12, 2013

Rockets edge Raptors in 20T

The Houston Rockets were on the verge of their third straight home loss after blowing a double-digit, second-half lead for the second consecutive game. This time, guard James Harden said, the Rockets found the will to win. Jeremy Lin scored 31 points off the ...