(ESPN Boston) Professional Boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr claims that NY Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin is getting national attention because he is Chinese-American, rather than his exceptional play.
“Jeremy Lin is a good player but all the hype is because he is Asian. Black players do what he does every night and don’t get the same praise,” Mayweather wrote in a Tweet yesterday.
Lin born in Los Angeles and grew up in Palo Alto was Captain of his H.S. basketball team in his Senior year (2005-2006) and was named First Team All State & Northern California Div II Player of the Year
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