|NBA's first American-born player of Taiwanese descent|
`Linsanity' hits Taiwan after lighting up Big Apple
Just two weeks ago, the 23-year-old Harvard graduate was not even part of the New York Knicks' point-guard rotation. On Feb. 4, he came off the bench and poured in 25 points with seven assists in a successful rescue against the Nets. Two nights later, he made his first NBA start and led the Knicks to a 99-88 victory over the Utah Jazz.
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