May 7, 2012 12:00 AM
" These are desperate times at point guard for the New York Knicks.
Baron Davis's knee blew apart on Sunday afternoon, Iman Shumpert's knee did the same in Game One and Mike Bibby -- with all due respect to Sunday's two big 3s -- is as up to the task of keeping up with the Heat as he was when he played with them last year. They are scanning the skies for a hero to bring them back to a raucous Garden for Game Six.
Wait, what's that? Is that Jeremy Lin's music?
Alas, it is not. Mike Woodson said Monday that he isn't counting on Jeremy Lin returning to play in Game Five after six weeks on the sideline after surgery to repair a torn meniscus.
The pros of a Lin return are glaringly obvious. The team needs people to play minutes at point guard, so long as they aren't named Toney Douglas because he clearly isn't ever getting minutes if he isn't getting them now.
Even if Lin could only play 10-12 minutes, it would help the Knicks deal with the fact that Bibby is the best point guard currently on the team "
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