Jeremy Lin will remain a member of the New York Knicks for the foreseeable future. Though the overnight phenomenon is a restricted free agent this summer, don't expect to see him donning any colors other than orange and blue next season. And the Knicks have Gilbert Arenas to thank for that. The "Gilbert Arenas" rule—introduced in 2005—dictates that teams cannot offer contracts over the NBA's average salary to restricted free agents with two or less years of experience.
Jeremy Lin is set to become a restricted free agent when the free-agency period opens this summer. Even though the New York Knicks can match any offer for Lin, that won’t stop him from exploring all of his options when deciding wher... Read Post
Jeremy Lin was a restricted free agent this summer, and as a restricted free agent, he had the right to sign offer sheets with other teams. Somehow, Madison Square Garden chairman James Dolan didn't get the memo. Frank Isola of the ... Read Post