Amanpour and Company

Pro Basketball Player Jeremy Lin on Anti-Asian Racism

Clip: 03/17/2021 | 18m 18s | Video has closed captioning.

Pro basketball player Jeremy Lin is best known for generating the craze “Linsanity” after he unexpectedly led a winning turnaround with the New York Knicks in 2012. Just before Tuesday's deadly attack in Atlanta, Lin spoke with Michel Martin about racism in sports and why he's choosing to speak out.

Aired: 03/17/21

Rating: NR

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