by Hillary Crosley onApril 7, 2013
In a 60 Minutes interview, the Houston Rocket says he didn't fit the athletic stereotype, which held him back.
September 3, 2012
Loose Ball: Obama says he'll douse Mitt Romney like Miami snuffed out Linsanity in February.
July 20, 2012
Loose Ball: Jeremy Lin is introduced in Texas as the Knicks foolishly roll the dice without him.
March 7, 2012
Jeremy Lin is gone, but his alma mater is going to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1946.
March 4, 2012
Journal-isms: KNBC's vice president for news was top manager in three cities.
March 1, 2012
In a fresh take on "Linsanity," Time contributor and author Touré explores why low expectations based on race or gender can be so hard to overcome.
February 26, 2012
Journal-isms: But why weren't any people of color considered?
February 23, 2012
Journal-isms: Jim Asendio, likely the highest-ranking African-American news director at a top-tier NPR affiliate, resigned at WAMU-FM.
February 22, 2012
Miami Herald columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. tells young African Americans that the most important lesson they should take away from the Knicks' Jeremy Lin is that that he refused to allow people to define him.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onFebruary 21, 2012
The president is "very impressed" with basketball's newest star.
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