Thursday, February 16, 2012

Jeremy Lin to coach basketball camp in Taiwan


Once his breakout season ends, new NBA sensation Jeremy Lin will be in Taiwan later this year to coach a basketball camp.

Taiwan's Central News Agency cited a statement by Flight International Marketing Co. that Lin will personally design the program for young players.

Lin, now the hottest player for the New York Knicks, last arrived in Taiwan in the summer of 2011 to coach. At the time, he was a point guard for the Golden State Warriors

The hottest player in the NBA has led his team to seven straight wins, the last against the Sacramento Kings, in which he tallied a double-double of 10 points and 13 assists, the latter a career-high.

He is averaging 24.4 points, 4 rebounds, 9.14 assists and 1.57 steals through his team’s winning run.