Will Jeremy Lin be Back for Knicks vs. Heat Game 5?

Publish date:

Jeremy Lin appears to be a long shot for the New York Knicks for their Game 5 match-up against the Miami Heat on Tuesday, reports ESPN New York.

"We'll gauge it today and tomorrow, but I'm not counting on Jeremy Lin to play," says interim coach Mike Woodson. "So we've just got to continue where we've been in terms of guys in uniform. But I'm not counting on him to play. ... That's how it's been here in the last month and a half and that's how I'm preparing."

Lin underwent surgery to repair his left torn meniscus a month ago. The Knicks currently trail in the series 3-1, looking to keep their hopes alive into advancing into the second round. 

Josh Dhani is the founder of FootBasket. He also contributes at Hoops Authority and Eight Points Nine Seconds. You can read more about him at his website. Follow him on Twitter @joshdhani.

Related Content

Pacers Stars Decided to Hit Up Disney World

Tim Tebow to See Anyone from 1 to 20 Snaps Per Game?

Terrell Suggs Insists He'll Play This Year

Jim Mora Reacts to Junior Seau's Death

Indiana vs. Kentucky Series Coming to an End

Ranking NBA Individual Performances

Get more great sports stuff over at Footbasket.


Popular Video