Mark Medina of the Los Angeles Daily News
Through those trying times, Lin has averaged 10.2 points on 42.6 percent shooting, 4.6 assists and 2.7 turnovers in 25.5 minutes per game. Lin never has never scored less or played less since??Linsanity??took off in New York three years ago. He has never shot so poorly since his rookie season in Golden State five years ago. Lin has never committed so many turnovers in his NBA career as he has this season, overshadowing his career-high in assists and three-point shooting (37.4 percent).
"I know it?s his contract year, but he could?ve focused on passing a little bit more,? Young said of Lin. ?Especially when Kobe was out there, [Jeremy] needed to drop dimes.?