Linsanity Rewind: This 2012 Linsanity ABC Promo for a Knicks Game Is Crazy
Now? He's in the fourth month of a steady downslide into a single digit points per game abyss that shows no signs of slowing down. Why does this matter? Well, because if Patrick Beverley has to start playing 35 to 38 minutes a night because Lin can't get his head screwed on right, he's going to get spent at some point in the postseason facing Westbrook or Parker or Paul or Curry or Lillard or Dragic or.....
You get my point.
Make no mistake, the Rockets will go as far as Dwight Howard and James Harden will take them, but there is such thing as a degree of difficulty, and Jeremy Lin's playing like a timid D Leaguer is going to trim down the Rockets margin for error.
Hell, at the very least, it makes the trade of Aaron Brooks slightly painful, unless a) Isaiah Canaan can play and b) Jordan Hamilton continues to play well.
Indeed, if Jeremy Lin was at one point a superhero, we are clearly in the part of his career where he married Lois Lane and had to give up his superpowers...
Let's just hope he gets them back in time for