Jeremy Lin (Basketball Player), born on August 23, 1988 in Torrance, California, USA. Jeremy Lin's age 30 years & Zodiac Sign Virgo, nationality American (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is Chinese-Taiwanese. Let's check, How Tall is Jeremy Lin?
Jeremy Lin Bio
Jeremy Lin Height
6 Feet 3.5 Inches (191.77 cm)
|Height & Weight|
|Height (in Feet-Inches)||6 Feet 3.5 Inches|
|Height (in Centimeters)||191.77 cm|
|Weight (in Kilograms)||91 kg|
|Weight (in Pounds)||200.62 lbs|
Jeremy Lin Body Measurements
Jeremy Lin's full body measurements are 44 inches (111.76 cm) - 15.5 inches (39.37 cm) - 33 inches (83.82 cm).
|Measurements||44-33-15.5 inches/ 111.76-83.82-39.37 cm|
|Chest Size||44 inches (111.76 cm)|
|Biceps Size||15.5 inches (39.37 cm)|
|Waist Size (Male)||33 inches (83.82 cm)|
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First Asian-American ever to be an NBA champ!! Promise Ill never stop reppin Asians with everything I have! GOD established my step after step after step, allowing me to be 9 inches taller and over 70 lbs more than my parents. And def wouldn’t be here without my FAMILY! While others mocked, my family supported me all the way through. Thanks for believing in me and always always having my back…miss you @joshlin33 @patriciaylin #Godsplan #asianinvasion Proverbs 16:3
Jeremy Lin is one of the most famous and trending Basketball player in whole world right now. Jeremy Lin was born on August 23, 1988 in Torrance, California, USA. He was born as Jeremy Shu-How Lin, but best known as Jeremy Lin.
His father’s name is Lin Gie-Ming and his mother’s name is Shirley Lin. He grew up in the city of Palo Alto in the San Francisco Bay Area. His parents moved to the US from Taiwan to attend university. They initially settled in Virginia, then in Indiana, and finally in California. His father’s family is originally from the Fujian province in South China, and they later settled in Beidou, Taiwan. His mother’s family is originally from Pinghu on the east coast of China, and they migrated to Taiwan in the late 1940s. His parents hold citizenships of the US and Taiwan. Jeremy’s parents are devout Christians, and he was raised in a religious environment.
His father taught him and his brothers to play basketball. Jeremy soon gained a keen interest in the game. His parents recognized his talents early. His mother decided to nurture his talent. She also wished to guide him to balance his love for basketball with his studies. As a result, he excelled in both academics and football. He was the editor of his high-school newspaper. He also worked as an intern with California senator Joe Simitian.
He has two brothers namely, Josh, and Joseph. He attended Palo Alto High School. Then, he attended Harvard University.
To score better university admissions, he sent his curriculum vitae and a DVD of the highlights of his high-school basketball matches to all the universities that he had applied to, including ‘Stanford University,’ the ‘University of California, Berkeley,’ and the ‘University of California, Los Angeles’ (UCLA). He wanted to obtain a sports scholarship, and his dream universities were ‘Stanford University’ and the ‘UCLA.’
In a strange twist of fate, most of the universities that offered the facility of sports scholarships did not offer him any scholarship. Instead, they offered him normal admission without any chance of being named to the university teams. However, two ‘Ivy League’ universities, ‘Harvard University’ and ‘Brown University,’ offered him guaranteed spots on their respective university basketball teams.
He joined ‘Harvard,’ and in his sophomore year, he was named to the ‘All-Ivy League Second Team.’ In his junior year, he was the only ‘NCAA Division I’ men’s basketball player with a top-10 rank in his region’s athletic conference. In his senior year, he was selected to be part of the ‘All-Ivy League First Team.’ He finished his university-level basketball career as the first player in the history of ‘Ivy League’ to record 1,483 points, with 487 rebounds, 406 assists, and 225 steals. In 2010, he graduated from ‘Harvard’ with a degree in economics and a grade-point average of 3.1.
Despite his stellar record, no team chose him in the 2010 ‘NBA’ draft. The best he could get was an offer from the ‘Dallas Mavericks’ to play for them in the off-season ‘NBA Summer League’ championship.
In spite of his excellent record, no group picked him in the 2010 ‘NBA’ draft. As he needed to play his first real ball class in or close to the place where he grew up, he played for the ‘Brilliant State Warriors,’ a San Francisco Bay Area-based group, in spite of having better ideas from other real groups.
He marked a two-year contract with the ‘Warriors’ on July 21, 2010. He likewise marked a three-year support contract with ‘Nike.’ In the 2011– 2012 season, he was guaranteed by the ‘New York Knicks’ as a reinforcement, behind their players Toney Douglas and Mike Bibby.
Subsequently, his execution in the 2012– 2013 season was not as splendid as that in the past season. Be that as it may, he improved his execution in the 2013– 2014 season.
He likewise missed the last five matches of the 2014– 2015 season because of upper respiratory tract contamination. He quit the group in 2016, after a dreary exhibition in the 2015– 2016 season. On July 7, 2016, he marked a three-year $36 million contract with the ‘Brooklyn Nets.’
Lin is a major fan of the video game Dota 2, having played the first game in the series, Defense of the Ancients, since his sophomore year of high school. He appeared in Free to Play, the 2014 documentary centered around the game, in which he described Dota 2 as a “way of life” that helped him better connect with his family and friends.
Lin later analyzed the amusement and its expert scene to the ball and other customary games, saying that there was a sorry distinction between the two, while likewise looking at different NBA all-stars, for example, Stephen Curry, Kobe Bryant, and LeBron James, to various playable characters in the diversion.
In 2016, Lin formed his own professional Dota 2 team, known as “VGJ”, originally created as a partnership between the investment company China Digital Group and eSports organization Vici Gaming.
On July 13, 2018, he was traded to the Atlanta Hawks, along with draft picks, in exchange for the draft rights to Isaia Cordinier and a future second-round pick. They acquired him to be a mentor for rookie point guard Trae Young, who was the No. 5 overall pick in the draft. On February 11, 2019, the Hawks waived Lin after finalizing a buyout.
On February 13, 2019, Lin signed with the Toronto Raptors after clearing waivers, joining a playoff contender that had a chance to reach the NBA Finals. In June 2011, he was included in the Chinese Taipei (Taiwan) national team's preliminary squad of 24 players for the 2011 FIBA Asia Championship. However, the Chinese Taipei Basketball Association (CTBA) announced that he would not be included on their roster due to a knee injury.
He was named to the USA Basketball Men's Select Team to scrimmage against the 2012 USA Olympic team candidates, but he did not participate due to his restricted free agent status with the Knicks.
He earns a decent salary of 697,358 USD. Jeremy Lin Net Worth As Of 2019: $183 Million.
He has more than 1.8 million followers on Instagram, above 2.53 million followers on Twitter and more than 3.61 million followers on Facebook. Now he ranked in the list of most popular American basketball player.
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