Whatever criticism Jeremy Lin is taking for his playoff performance, he is pushing all that aside and focusing on what he needs to do to get better.
Jeremy Lin made enough progress to get back on the floor on Friday night. Unfortunately, his efforts weren't enough to help extend the Rockets' season.
Not many people expected the Rockets to still be playing basketball. The team knows that. They just don't worry about the outside opinions.
The Rockets are already part of a narrow list of NBA teams who have made playoff series interesting after being down 3-0.