Jeremy Lin is gone. LinSanity has ended. A void has suddenly appeared at the corner of 33rd and 7th in Midtown.
Knick fans, those who have finally gotten fed up with the ironically named J.D. and the Straight Shot should understand they are welcome in Brooklyn. And reading through comments on Knick fan forums, they're are a lot of them willing to jump ship.
Expect Wednesday to feature some high-profile defections and some tasty response from the Nets' marketing types. We asked one of them if they had anything planned if the Knicks didn't match the Rockets' offer for Lin. His response, "You'll see."
- Where do you stand with East River rivalry? - Mike Mazzeo - ESPN New York
- B.S. Report: Joe House (Audio) - Bill Simmons - Grantland
With Loss of Lin, Will Knicks Fans Defect to the Brooklyn Nets? - WNYC