Originally Posted by MeLO MvP 15
What everyone seems to ignore is that if Lin stinks it up and ends up going back to a bench role, he's not gonna do much for Houston money wise. I mean Yi gets votes for the ASG but he doesn't bring any of those teams he bench warmed for money from Asia.
Yi never achieved 1/10th of the name Lin has.
Linsanity was huge in fanfare acquisition, especially Asia. Even if he did land on the bench, mad people will still be loyal and have his back.
T-Mac is still pretty big in China to this day.