Twitter reactions on Jeremy Lin

July, 18, 2012
7/18/12
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Here's a round-up of what some of the Knicks, Rockets, NBA and former NBA players are saying about Jeremy Lin's departure from New York:

KNICKS

Jeremy Lin: "Much love and thankfulness to the Knicks and New York for your support this past year...easily the best year of my life #ForeverGrateful ... Extremely excited and honored to be a Houston Rocket again!!"

Steve Novak: "U will be missed my friend. As great a teammate as I've had. Wish u all the best in H-town!"

Landry Fields: "HUGE Congrats to @JLin7! So excited for you and all the great things to come.. Houston, you got yourself a good one!"

ROCKETS

Daryl Morey: "Welcome to Houston @JLin7! We plan to hang on this time. You will love #RedNation"

Chandler Parsons: "Everybody welcome my dude @JLin7 back to the @HoustonRockets. LINSANITY"

NBA PLAYERS

Chris Paul (re-tweet): "RT @SnoopCal: *#ThatAwkwardMoment, where you’re no longer the starting guard for the West All-Stars !!! @CP3 *#Linsanity, (Haaaaaaa!))"

FORMER NBA PLAYERS

Jalen Rose: "NYK has decided to let Lin go to the Rockets. Risky move. #NBA"

Steve Francis: "@JLin7 Houston is a wonderful city embrace it and try and get some W's. Franchise"

Greg Anthony: "Hate to see @JLin7 not be a @nyknicks but it's the right move for ALL parties! A bit of a PR hit but NYK will survive. Good Luck in Houston"

Kenny Anderson: "Lin is getting paid now God bless you my guy take care of your fam! ... Ya have to stop buggin on twitter Felton and Kid are better then Lin chill out!"

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