HoopsHype Jeremy Lin Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: July 24, 2014 | 06:17 PM

Dave McMenamin

New story: Jeremy Lin says "Linsanity" is a thing of the past as he's introduced by the Lakers es.pn/1jY7iRU

Gary Lee

Lakers Nation, meet Jeremy Lin (@Jeremy Lin)! Our own @SerenaWinters goes one-on-one! VIDEO: youtu.be/zGjjhjVfaxU http://t.co/h5gP5w5Fxb

Gary Lee

After playing in New York, Jeremy Lin says he feels the “least amount of pressure” heading into this season. Good. lakersnation.com/lakers-news-je…

Gary Lee

Jeremy Lin was also excited when talking about learning from Steve Nash. Nash can be a good mentor for Lin/Clarkson. lakersnation.com/lakers-news-je…

Gary Lee

“We have a lot of work to do” - Kobe Bryant’s message to Jeremy Lin. lakersnation.com/kobe-bryant-to… http://t.co/RJPBtXFUgq

Gary Lee

Jeremy Lin press conference is over, but what did Kobe Bryant say to his new teammate? Ha, a typical Kobe comment. lakersnation.com/kobe-bryant-to…

Kevin Ding

Lin said the key breakthrough for him mentally is being pressure-free: "I’m not trying to recreate a Linsanity."

Janis Carr

Lin said he learned to love game from his dad, whose favorite player is Kareem Abdul Jabbar. So there's a Lakers history there.

Kevin Ding

Lin's hope going forward is to maintain his relentless "attack mode" but also keep control in doing so like Chris Paul and Tony Parker.

Eric Pincus

Lin seems to be trying hard not to say - yeah, it'd be good if the Lakers had a coach

Janis Carr

Lin on Lakers not having a coach: "Me and my trainer have our goals....right now, it doesnt affect it as much.

Dave McMenamin

Jeremy Lin said there's a YouTube video out there with him and Steve Nash. There's a time waster for you Lakers fans at work to go look up

Janis Carr

Lin: "I definitely enjoyed the perks (of Linsanity)." He mentions GQ cover shoot. But didnt like lack of privacy.

Dave McMenamin

Jeremy Lin: "I feel I have the least amount of pressure on my shoulders than I ever have." Has reached a peace with his NBA standing.

Janis Carr

"Always support through the ups and downs the support of the Asian community." Lin will have that in L.A.

Janis Carr

Lin said he's not trying to recreate "Linsanity". Im not trying to be the phenomenon I was in New York. Im just trying to be myself."

Jonathan Feigen

Lin on Harden cornerstone comment: "I agree. He didn't mean that in any derogatory way. He and Dwight are the cornerstones of the Rockets."

Dave McMenamin

Jeremy Lin: "I'm not trying to recreate 'Linsanity.' I'm not trying to be the phenomenon I was in New York. I'm just trying to be myself"

Janis Carr

Lin: "I agreed with (Harden's) statements. They (Dwight and he) are the cornerstones of the Rockets." #nocontroversy

Jimmy Spencer

#Backhanded MT @Dave McMenamin: Lin on Nash "When you consider players who have made the most with what they have, he has to be at the top or near …"

Kurt Helin

Return of Linsanity? Jeremy Lin wearing No. 17 for Lakers dlvr.it/6QFdCL

Dave McMenamin

Lin on Nash: "When you consider players who have made the most with what they have, he has to be at the top or near the top of the list"

Janis Carr

"I can't wait" Lin said of playing with Steve Nash.

Jonathan Feigen

Lin on Melo in No. 7: "It wasn’t a big thing to me. In some ways it could’ve been handled differently, but I wasn’t outraged in any way."

Mike Bresnahan

Lin on HOU showing Carmelo images in his jersey: "I just felt like maybe they could have kept it internal. But it wasn't a big thing to me."

Jonathan Feigen

Yes. RT @BeeTee610: @Jonathan Feigen do the Rockets still have the 8.3 million trade exception from the Lin Trade?

Janis Carr

Lin: "Im excited to learn from him (Kobe)." Says they have texted each other. Kobe told him they have a lot of work to do

Dave McMenamin

Jeremy Lin: "I've had the privilege to play with a few very good players in Carmelo, James (Harden) and now Kobe..." No mention of Dwight.

Mike Bresnahan

Jeremy Lin talking about trade from Houston at Lakers introductory conference: "I’m seeing it as a new start, a fresh start."

Jonathan Feigen

Lin: "If I learned anything this past year, it’s not about who starts. It's about who finishes and how you play in the time you’re given."

Royce Young

Jeremy Lin is returning to original Linsanity No. 17 with the Lakers: cbssports.com/nba/eye-on-bas…

Janis Carr

Lin on the past yr: "I think I've learned and grown a lot as a person and Christian."

Dave McMenamin

Jeremy Lin will be wearing Andrew Bynum's old No. 17 for the Lakers. instagram.com/p/q1-r5PyLiz/

Janis Carr

Jeremy Lin will wear No. 17....

Dave McMenamin

Mitch Kupchak starts the Lin presser by telling the story of how the Lakers made two previous attempts to acquire Jeremy

Janis Carr

Jeremy Lin showed up in formal blue suit....Kupchak jokes about him being "overdressed" for SoCal

Kevin Ding

Kupchak quips about Lin: "Overdressed for Los Angeles..." RT @Los Angeles Lakers: The @Jeremy Lin press conference is ready to begin. http://t.co/P6845iGd56

Janis Carr

A slightly bigger deal for Jeremy Lin than Ed Davis. #wonderwhy http://t.co/nSKlDWiTHK

Jonathan Feigen

While waiting for start of Lin's press conference, weird to think most tenured players with Rockets are Donatas Motiejunas, Terrence Jones.

Jonathan Feigen

Maybe. Lin starts in NYC? RT @StrosRelegation: @Jonathan Feigen Willing to bet Lakers Backcourt starting All-star game. Lin & Kobe fan vote

Jonathan Feigen

Lakers returning Jeremy Lin to his Linsanity number 17. Bring Mike D'Antoni back, too? Guessing, no.

Kevin Ding

Jeremy Lin is back from Adidas tour of Asia (contractually obligated to complete). Ready to be introduced formally by the Lakers in an hour.

Gary Lee

By the way, @Jeremy Lin’s press conference is today at 11 AM. Tweet all your questions to @SerenaWinters and follow us for live updates!

Jake Fischer

Joel Embiid keeps saying he's No. 11. Hope that doesn't hurt KJ McDaniels' feelings a la Jeremy Lin.

Evan Dunlap

From March. RT @dannychau Giannis, Diop, Lin #NBABands

Janis Carr

Lakers will introduce three players this week -- Davis, Lin and Boozer -- but no word on a coach #coachkobe

Gary Lee

Jeremy Lin seems excited for a fresh start with the Lakers and he hopes for a more important role next season. lakersnation.com/lakers-news-je…

Kamenetzky Brothers

Maybe ever. AK RT @larryflashj: The Lakers w/Kobe at SG, Lin at PG, Jordan Hill at C, Boozer at PF & Young at SF is best starting 5 n NBA!

TJ Manotoc

ah Hollywood... RT @SI_ExtraMustard: Here's Rush Hour 4, starring Kobe Bryant and Jeremy Lin bit.ly/1zUJcw8 http://t.co/6mtHQCbSSm

Steve Novak

Thank you to the basketball fans of Taiwan for an incredible visit! @Jeremy Lin http://t.co/5CFKLQ6mKW