Linspired

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Zonderkidz, Feb 12, 2013 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 160 pages

No athletic scholarships, ignored by the NBA draft, waived by team after team, yet Jeremy Lin remained positive and never doubted God’s plan. Finally picked up by the New York Knicks, a teammate’s injury placed Lin on the court after weeks on the bench. Since then, Lin has captivated the sports world with his incredible basketball skills as a New York Knick and now a Houston Rocket. This is his remarkable story.

 

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Contents

Cover Title Page 1 The NBA Goes Linsane
Miracle Near 34th Street
Coming to America
Hoop and Faith
Miracle Grow
Its Academic
Raising the Curtain on the Jeremy Lin Show
Whats in a Name?
Undrafted and Unwanted
Rookie Blues
The Tempting Life of the
Locked Out But Locked
New York State of Mind
From Couch to Center Court
Lindescribable Turn of Events
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About the author (2013)

Mike Yorkey is the author, co-author, editor, or collaborator of one hundred books. He has written for The Los Angeles Times travel section, Skiing, Tennis Week, World Tennis, City Sports, and Racquet. He lives in Encinitas, California.

Jesse Florea has written and edited for Focus on the Family for twenty-five years. As editorial director for youth publications, he oversees Clubhouse and Clubhouse Jr. magazines, and he cohosts the “Official Adventures in Odyssey” podcast. Jesse has written or cowritten more than thirty books, including The Case for Grace for Kids and the bestselling The One-Year Sports Devotions for Kids and Devotions for Super Average Kids. He lives with his wife, Stephanie, in Colorado Springs.