Jeremy Lin drives to the hoop during a 2012 Knicks-Wizards game. Houston signed Lin to a three-year, $25.1 million offer sheet over the weekend and New York has until 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday to match or lose their popular point guard. SI’s Sam Amick writes that Lin is a perfect example of NBA’s silly season where players are offered contracts that far exceed their actual value. (Ned Dishman/Getty Images)
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Jeremy Lin drives to the hoop during a 2012 Knicks-Wizards game. Houston signed Lin to a three-year, $25.1 million offer sheet over the weekend and New York has until 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday to match or lose their popular point guard. SI’s Sam Amick writes that Lin is a perfect example of NBA’s silly season where players are offered contracts that far exceed their actual value. (Ned Dishman/Getty Images)

AMICK: Silliest of summers continues as Rockets, Knicks battle for Lin
GALLERY: The Jeremy Lin Fan Club | Ivy Leaguers Playing in the NBA