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Grunwald: 'We want to keep' Lin

Injured Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin talks to

Injured Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin talks to the media as the Knicks clean out their lockers the day after being eliminated from the playoffs by Miami. (May 10, 2012) Photo Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy

Knicks general manager Glen Grunwald said he expects Jeremy Lin to be with the team next season.

Lin will become a restricted free agent July 1. There's been some speculation that teams could backload an offer sheet for Lin, who can't make more than roughly $5.5 million for the 2012-13 season. The Knicks can match all offers for the point guard, and Grunwald doesn't foresee a scenario in which...

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