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Jeremy Lin could start at point guard for Lakers over Steve Nash
Jeremy Lin could start at point guard for Lakers over Steve Nash

Steve Nash has had an incredible career, but the two-time most valuable player might have to adapt to a new role in what is probably his final NBA season: coming off the bench as a backup. Lakers Coach Byron Scott indicated that Jeremy Lin might become the starting point guard because of Nash’s recurring back problems, a switch that makes sense due to Nash’s on-again, off-again availability. Nash played well in the Lakers’ exhibition opener but sat out their second game and took himself out of their third because he didn’t feel right. Nash, who turns 41 in February, played only 15 games last season and is in the last year of a contract paying him $9.7 million...

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