The New York Knicks' worst nightmare came true when restricted free agent Jeremy Lin received a back-loaded ("Poison Pill") contract offer from the Houston Rockets (as reported by Marc Berman of NYPost.com). But despite some concerns last week that the Knicks would not match this type of offer, Lin Full story
Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin is fouled by Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul as Clippers forward Blake Griffin helps defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, March 30, 2013, in Houston.
San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker drives past Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin as Spurs forward Tim Duncan sets the pick during their NBA basketball game in Houston March 24, 2013. REUTERS/Richard Carson (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL)
Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin ducks under Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace and Robert Sacre, and looks for a shot during the second half of their NBA basketball game in Houston January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Richard Carson (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL)