Jeremy Lin never backs down from proving his doubters wrong, and this season is no different. Many pundits and fans alike didn’t think he could handle a starting job, especially in a major market, and yet here he is, four games into a new season averaging 16 points, 6 assists and 4 rebounds a game, on a 1-3 team however. Lin has been relatively quiet about the haters, but in this recent video interview with Slam, the 28-year-old point guard tells us why he deserves to be a starter in the NBA. He also talks about his love for New York, his family, how his game has evolved, the future of the Nets franchise, and much more.
Read Slam‘s feature article here.