July 18, 2012
So the silent assassin that re-signed with the Knicks breaks his silence and talks about the emotional roller coaster ride named Linsanity!
Asked about Lin’s departure, Novak said that he’s losing “a good friend.”
“That was the main reason I wanted him to come back,” the sharpshooter told ESPN New York. “He is obviously a great player and was a huge part of my … our success this year, so seeing him leave hurts that much more. I also understand the Knicks were given a very difficult choice, so I understand that side. All that being said, I hope this is what is best for Jeremy, but I selfishly wanted him to be back with the Knicks.”
Read more at ESPN.com: http://espn.go.com/blog/new-york/knicks/post/_/id/22306/steve-novak-anticipated-lin-back