Jeremy Lin

Jeremy Lin

Jeremy Lin
Quick Facts About Jeremy Lin
Celebrated Name Jeremy Lin
Age 35 years old
Nick Name Jeremy Lin
Birth Name Jeremy Shu-How Lin
Birth Date 1988-08-23
Gender Male
Profession American basketball player
Nationality American
Place of Birth Torrance, California, United States
Father Gie-Ming Lin
Mother Shirley Lin
Ethnicity Chinese and Taiwanese
Horoscope Virgo
Religion Christanity
Education Harvard University and Palo Alto High School
Brother Josh Lin and Joseph Lin
Net Worth $170 million
Marital Status single
Salary $11.48Million
Height 1.91 m
Weight 91 Kg
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color black

Who is Jeremy Lin?

Jeremy lin is a renowned personality in the game of basketball from Torrance, California, the United States who came into prominence after unexpectedly leading the New York Knicks in a winning streak in 2012. He has played for The Golden State Warriors (2010-11), New York Knicks (2011-12), Houston Rockets (2012-14), Los Angeles Lakers (2014-15), Charlotte Hornets (2015-16), Brooklyn Nets (2016-2018), and Atlanta Hawks (2018-2019), and Toronto Raptors (2019-present).

What is Jeremy Lin Famous for?

Jeremy Lin is best famous for unexpectedly leading the New York Knicks in a winning streak in 2012.

Where was Jeremy Lin Born?

Jeremy Lin was born as Jeremy Shu-How Lin on August 23, 1988, to Taiwanese immigrants Lin Gie-Ming(father) and Shirley Lin in Torrance, California, United States. Lin holds American nationality and is of Chinese and Taiwanese descent. He follows Christianity and his zodiac is Virgo. Lin has two siblings named Josh, and Joseph. Lin grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and received Northern California Player of the Year honors as a senior in high school. His father taught him to play basketball at the local YMCA. After earning no athletic scholarship offers, he enrolled at Harvard University, where he was a three-time All-Conference player in the Ivy League. Undrafted out of college.

How is Jeremy Lin's Career?

Lin debuted his NBA with the Golden State Warriors in 2010. He soon became a contributory part of the seven-game winning streak, scoring more points than the Kobe Bryant. Jeremy Lin covered numerous magazines, and models of his No. 17 jersey soon became a top seller. However, Lin was seated for the rest of the regular season because of a knee injury. He also had to undergo surgery to adjust the problem. His first contract was only $762,195, but he got a $25.1 million offer from the Houston Rockets on July 2012. Lin signed a three-year contract with the Brooklyn Nets on July 7, 2016. He then played for Atlanta Hawks (2018-2019), and Toronto Raptors (2019-present). 

What are Jeremy Lin's Achievements?

Jeremy is regarded as one of the nicest guys in the NBA and one of the most influential people in the world. 

What is Jeremy Lin's Net Worth?

Jeremy's net worth is estimated to at $170 million and his annual salary is $11.48Million. His major source of income comes from his basketball profession. Information regarding his houses and cars are still not in public record.

Who is Jeremy Lin's Girlfriend?

Jeremy Lin is a sweet, caring and helpful guy and is also a devout Christian. He is a very kind person, and these qualities prove that Lin would be a great boyfriend. Despite Lin is single and is ready to mingle, There is still no clues about his girlfriend yet.

How Tall is Jeremy Lin?

Jeremy Lin stands at the height of 6 ft 3 in (1.91m) while his weight averages 200lb or 91Kg. He has got dark brown eyes and black hair. His sexual orientation is straight.

Jeremy has been able to keep the balance in social media popularity. He has over 1.8M followers on Instagram, over 2.53M followers on Twitter and 3.55 fans on Facebook. Lin also has a YouTube channel jlin7 where he has over 688K subscribers.

Facts to be known about Jeremy Lin:

  1. Lin's parents hold dual nationals of Taiwan and the U.S.His paternal family is Hoklo people from Beidou, Changhua, Taiwan, whereas his maternal grandmother emigrated to Taiwan from Pinghu, Zhejiang, in mainland China.
  2. Lin attended Palo Alto High School and Harvard University.
  3. Lin is the first American of Chinese or Taiwanese descent, and the first graduate of Harvard University to play in the NBA.
  4. He started his professional career in 2010 with Golden State Warriors.
  5. Lin's younger brother Joseph Lin is a basketball player for the Fubon Braves.
  6. He is also a fan of the video game Dota 2.
  7. Lin owns a YouTube channel jlin7.
  8. His nickname is Linsanity, Hero from Harvard.
  9. He gave $1 million to Harvard University intending to help undergraduate financial aid and also to renovate the college’s basketball court.
  10. He used to the high school newspaper editor.
  11. Inspiring 2012, he was on the bench due to his serious knee injury. 
  12. Lin slept on teammate Landry Fields' couch while waiting to be signed by the Knicks.
  13. He signed a three year deal with the New Jersey Nets for $36 million (July 2016).
  14. His contract with the Houston Rockets was reportedly worth $25 million.

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