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Jeremy Lin is an Asian-American professional basketball player who has played nine seasons in National Basketball Association(NBA). In NBA he has played with teams like New York Knick, Huston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, Brooklyn Nets, and Atlanta Hawks. Reportedly a point guard Jeremy is playing with the Beijing Ducks of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA).
Lin was born on August 23, 1988. Raised in Torrance, California. Lin is American and belongs to a mixed racial Asian community. He is the child of Shirley Lin and Gie-Ming Lin, and the birth sign of the NBA star is Leo.
Moreover, Jeremy Lin was born in a Catholic family in the San Francisco Bay Area of Palo Alto. His parents emigrated from Taiwan to the United States in the mid-1970s.
Is Jeremy Lin Single or Married?
The 31 years old point guard seems to be one of the most eligible bachelors of the Basketball world. Jeremy is a bit shy in front of the camera and so far he remains tight lip regarding his love life and girlfriend.
By scrolling down his Social accounts we can assure you that Jeremy Lin is leading a single life. Moreover, he talked about his ideal girls in a couple of interviews in the past.
Previous Love Life Of Jeremy
Jeremy doesn't appear to be a fresher love interest, because he has a record of loving someone special in the past. In 2012, Jeremy's former Harvard basketball teammate and colleague, Alek Blankenau, told the GQ that he once had a faithful girlfriend in college.
Jeremy friend Alek said that during his college days Lin's had forgotten to make reservations for his Valentines Day, he said,
"Jeremy had once forgotten to make reservations on Valentine's Day and had to save the day with some homemade chicken parm. He's not a lot of a guy to cook anything, but his roommates helped out and placed a pleasant meal together by the time it was all over."
But unfortunately, the information of Lin's former girlfriend isn't out yet, and besides that, he doesn't have any other past affairs.
Kim Kardashian Once Interested In Jeremy Lin
Kim Kardashian once made a sensation when she publicly said that she really thinks "Jeremy IS CUTE". It was 2012, and that time Kim was the friend of Carmelo Anthony's wife Lala. Interestingly, Carmelo and Jeremy were teammates at the time. And in one of Kim's interview she said;
I think Jeremy Is really cut and his the friend of Carmelo. So it will be nice if we went for a double date. After, that, in response Jeremy totally denied from the having any knid of relationship with Kim kardisian.
Furthermore, Jeremy never spotted with Kim in media neither they went for a date. Scroll down to know his net worth.
$1 Million Pledge By Jeremy Lin For COVID-19 Relief
The United States of America is the new Epicenter of Corona-virus as per April 2020. In the time like this, NBA player Jeremy Lin, the first Asian-American to capture the NBA championship, promised up to $1 million pledge in corona-virus aid.
Meanwhile, the 31-year-old, whose 2012 valiant New York Knicks are dubbed "Linsanity," would contribute $500,000 and added that he will also support contributions up to an extra $500,000.
This, not the first time Jeremy Lin came forward in for social welfare, On October 26, 2016, he contributed $1,000,000 to Harvard University to support the Lavietes Pavilion student financial aid and renewal.
How Much Does He Earn?
Jeremy has a long history in NBA before joining in Chinese Team. After he was drafted from the New York Knicks to Huston, he signed a massive $25 million contract for 3 years. Later on, he was transferred to Charlotte for 2 years after signing $4.47 million worth contract. And as per 2020, his estimated net worth is at around $30 million.
Moreover, In 2016, considering his performance and consistency NBA giant team Brooklyn signed Jeremy for 3 years with a jaw-dropping contract valued $38.3 million. Meanwhile, while Brooklyn renewed his contract in 2018 he received $12.5 million.
According to spotarc, Jeremy Lin has appeared for a total of 9 seasons in NBA and perhaps by accumulating the contract amount he has earned staggering $64.49 million in total. On the other hand, talking about his salary then, we must have to say he was one of the highest-earning players of NBA just like Sarunas Jackson.
In addition to that, Lin's most current deal with the Toronto Raptors which war for 1 year and worth $697,358. Scroll down to know about his endorsement deals similarly to another NBA star Rue Hachim.
Sponsorship And Endorsement Deals Of Jeremy
Even though Jeremy received so many offers for endorsements, he declined several of the endorsement packages. He claimed that, at the height of his success, he declined hundreds of millions of dollars in sponsorship offers. In one of his interview, he stated that;
"I guess my intention is to play basketball, play well, and play for the glory of God," he said. Lin found the basketball company "definitely secondary to my primary employment."
To now, he has sponsored Volvo, Nike (2010-14), Steiner Sports, and since 2014, he is still the famous face of Adidas. Through these endorsements deals, he must've gained millions of dollars.
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