lets say he was playong for an NBA Team right now and he subbed in during a pre-season game that was being played in the US. Would he get booed? i know his parents are from Taiwan but he has ties to China. Thoughts?
Why would anyone boo him?
because China got butthurt and is cutting off ties with the NBA. some fans might take it out on him
Well thatd be pretty shitty of them
Chinese citizens are not responsible for their government. also, Lin is not Chinese
no hes a full on American
Taiwanese Americans are preeeetty far off from China dude.
he himself said before he considers himself chinese american
But he has enough business interests in China that he has almost never even mentioned his Taiwanese heritage once.
This one is getting deleted and your organs will be harvested by morning.
Bruh Taiwan is just like HK only that riots haven’t happened yet There will be the exact same thing some time later
Yeah... no. This isn’t a race issue. No one is booing Hong Kong. And as the Chinese vehemently tell you, Hong Kong is a part of China.
There’s no reason he should be, but I’m sure there’d be some idiot that would boo him for all the wrong reasons.
No? He’s done nothing wrong, there’s a clear separation between the Chinese people and their government. Also Jeremy Lin is full American so? Now let’s say Yao Ming shows his face in a stadium of well versed fans, then that’s a different story bec
Jeremy Lin was born in Torrance, California. His parents are Taiwanese Americans. IF anyone were to boo him, itd be because they were ignorant
I know this is petty, but I refuse to let current events allow this sub to try and bring Jeremy Lin conversations into relevance again. We spent a whole two weeks talking about the guy as he strugglebussed finding a contract in the NBA with absurd compar