As most expected, Lin wasn't able to top the Linsanity fad from his time with the New York Knicks, having a rather disappointing two-year stint with the Nets.
The Nets weren't done there, either.
Kevin Anderson wins longest semifinal match in Wimbledon history
Anderson had break points in the 15th, 21st and 35th games of the decider before taking victory when a tired Isner hit long. For the first time in the Open era, the semi-finals were made up exclusively of players over 30.
Lin, 29, played in only one game last season with Brooklyn, sustaining a season-ending ruptured patellar tendon on opening night.
For Brooklyn, the Denver trade was about using its cap space to acquire the protected first-round pick in 2019 to pair with its own and the unprotected 2020 second-round pick. The Nuggets will receive Isaiah Whitehead in the deal. According to Wojnarowski, however, league sources said they expect the Hawks to now trade Schroder this offseason. Lin averaged 14.5 points, 5.1 assists and 3.8 rebounds in 36 games for the Nets during the 2016-17 season while dealing with a lingering hamstring injury.