Nets Sign Jeremy Lin To 3-Year, $36 Million Deal

by July 01, 2016
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Yes, Linsanity is returning to New York…only this time in a new borough.

Jeremy Lin and the Brooklyn Nets agreed to a three-year deal on Friday worth $36 million. The deal, according to The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski, has a player option on the third year.

The 27-year-old Lin will reunite with Nets head coach Kenny Atkinson, who was a Knicks assistant when “Linsanity” happened in 2011-12.

After getting the largest payday of his career, Lin tweeted out a photo of himself in a Nets jersey with the caption: “The journey continues…thankful for the next chapter!! #Godisgood”

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