Jeremy Lin, the Knicks' point guard who emerged from nowhere (since only in basketball is Harvard considered nowhere) to lead the team to a lengthy winning streak, beating such illustrious teams as the Mavericks and Lakers, turning into a worldwide sensation in the process.
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New York Knicks Jeremy Lin reacts after hitting a 3-point shot in the second quarter against the Atlanta Hawks at Madison Square Garden in New York City on February 22, 2012. UPI/John Angelillo
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