Jeremy Lin Finally Loves: Linsanity Just As Much as You Do

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Lin became a cultural figure after having a breakout season with the Knicks in 2012.

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But the constant attention paid to his heritage—Lin is of Taiwanese and American descent—

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made him feel uneasy for many years. Jeremy Lin went from relative unknown to superstar in 2012.

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a global celebrity, and the sudden influx of attention was overwhelming for him. He had a hard

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time to turn it offHowever, all he ever wanted to do was play basketball. Despite the fact that he

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was suddenly seen as breaking stereotypes and serving as an example to many. He only wanted to play basketball.

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Lin, who is of Taiwanese descent but was born and raised in the United States,

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In a recent interview, she commented that "it was a tornado of feelings because there was so much that was occurring."

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He went on to say, "I didn't even know what it was like to feel."

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His remarkable performance with the Knicks in February of that year,

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which featured a run of seven consecutive victories and earned him the nickname "Linsanity,"

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