Jeremy Lin: N.Y. Knicks' Benchwarmer Becomes Star

New York's new starting point guard has been on a scoring tear.
2:42 | 02/15/12

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Transcript for Jeremy Lin: N.Y. Knicks' Benchwarmer Becomes Star
And he is the basketball phenom everyone has been buzzing about right now going from. Bench warmer to big star overnight New York -- Jeremy Lin has been on a dramatic -- care including. Yes that reporter last night. Josh has been just sitting here patiently waiting to tell you about. Natalie insanity in the united well not so -- would not have easily -- -- I'll let you know let's face they say that it's all because the teams that Nixon played a bad -- all his teammates are -- -- -- good system more. It's been six games a tiny blip in the right for -- of a legend and their right. Six games. But for -- -- what six games they did of course this is how would end. -- -- clock dwindling and Jeremy -- doing something everyone expected him to do. Even if no one. Saw him coming. Things miracles. I don't think anybody expected this been now after six straight wins -- has become the biggest star in sport. Trailing a -- very much at odds with this quiet devout Christian. -- was -- recruited out of high school then blossomed late at Harvard. He would go undrafted and spent a forgettable rookie year with the Golden State Warriors this year the warriors cut him as did Houston. I have no. Hard feelings toward any organizations. Especially the lawyers because they gave me -- a year -- -- the -- Then came a call from the knicks and not knowing if he'd last -- week -- did what so many semi employed 23 year -- do. He -- served hitting up his brother and his teammate Landry Fields. He's simply became a folk hero by his third game Lind scored 76 points this same as his rookie year total. It is fourteen -- home against the lakers he scored 38. And insanity was -- -- -- -- The reasons -- right now just a few weeks ago Lynn didn't have a job. After last night's live in the same heroics. That doesn't seem to be a problem. Anymore. -- can -- it's tough for you Jewelers back. No way we can -- we can turn that word on -- theater over and over again it is a great story and you'll be happy to know Jamie Lynn has a couch surfer no more they have basketball's NeuStar is sub letting the -- apartment in White Plains trump tower itself. Where Amare Stoudemire -- -- before he moved into the city sub letting it. From a former Knick David lead and it's fair to say I think he's home for -- move -- on up yeah. I think that's a great story.

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