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Lakers' Jeremy Lin doesn't have anything against Rockets
Lakers' Jeremy Lin doesn't have anything against Rockets

Beyond Dwight vs. Kobe was Jeremy Lin vs. the entire Houston Rockets franchise. That might be overstating it. Quite a bit. Lin was traded by the Rockets after they embarrassed him, but, funny thing, he didn't hold much rancor when facing off against his former team in a season opener Tuesday at Staples Center. He hoped to bury the ignominy of the Rockets practically bribing the Lakers to take his $14.9-million salary by also including their 2015 first-round draft pick. He tried to mentally push aside the well-publicized images the Rockets showed outside their arena while trying to impress Carmelo Anthony, the ones of Anthony wearing a No. 7 Rockets jersey (Lin's number at...

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