Mike D'Antoni surprised by Knicks

Updated: July 18, 2012, 7:02 PM ET
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MANCHESTER, England -- Mike D'Antoni never envisioned Linsanity ending so quickly.

However, Jeremy Lin became a member of the Houston Rockets on Tuesday night when the New York Knicks refused to match a three-year deal worth about $25 million, ending a brief but amazing run as New York's point guard.

"No. Not when the kicker was they can match. I'm thinking, for sure," said former Knicks coach D'Antoni on Wednesday before the U.S. Olympic team practiced. "Even when I was there, well ...

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