Lin lifts off to Houston, Knicks don't match offer

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Lin lifts off to Houston, Knicks don't match offer

HOUSTON -- Jeremy Lin is leaving New York and taking Linsanity to Houston.
The New York Knicks confirmed Tuesday night that they will not match the Houston Rocket's three-year, 25 million offer for Lin, a restricted free-agent. The New York Times initially reported the Knicks' decision, citing an unidentified person briefed on the situation.