J.R. Smith had 22 points as the New York Knicks captured the No. 7 seed in the National Basketball Association’s Eastern Conference to earn a matchup with the Miami Heat in the first round of the playoffs.
Jeremy Lin, whose playmaking finesse mesmerized New York Knicks’ fans after he sat on the bench for most of his National Basketball Association career, will miss the rest of the regular season after knee surgery.
Jeremy Lin has created a lot of work for his agent and fresh broadcast opportunities for the New York Knicks in Asia since a 28-point performance in his first National Basketball Association start two days ago.
Former Harvard University point guard Jeremy Lin had 28 points and eight assists to lead the shorthanded New York Knicks to a 99-88 win against the Utah Jazz in his first National Basketball Association start.