Jeremy Lin must be benched. Ever since Carmelo Anthony and Amar’e Stoudemire returned to the New York Knicks’ starting lineup, the Lin Dynasty hasn’t been the same winning machine. Mike D’Antoni needs to sit the phenom point guard for the sake of the team, but not so fast. A reduced role wouldn’t result in the end of Linsanity—it would amplify it. Mark Berman of the New York Post reported that when D’Antoni was questioned about his willingness to tinker with the starting five and even bring Lin off the bench, the head coach answered: It could [change].
In the aftermath of their depressing loss to the Indiana Pacers, New York Knicks fans have to face the hard truth—as long as Carmelo Anthony is their best player, they are not going to win an NBA championship. Keep in mind that we’r... Read Post
I would like to start this article off by saying I am a believer in Mike D'Antoni, I am a believer in Jeremy Lin, I am a believer in Carmelo Anthony and Amar'e Stoudemire, and I believe in this New York Knicks team. As I sat with my... Read Post