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Jeremy Lin: Driver asked whether I was in high school (video)

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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 05: Jeremy Lin #7 of the Brooklyn Nets reacts to a call against the Miami Heat in the first half during their Pre Season game at Barclays Center on October 5, 2017 in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images)

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When he played for the Hornets, Jeremy Lin had trouble convincing a security guard to allow him into Charlotte’s arena.

But does the 6-foot-3 30-year-old really look like a high schooler?

Lin said his driver deemed it possible:

Lin then asked the driver – apparently a Warriors fan – whether he liked the Hawks, Lin’s new team:

Lin’s Asian-American heritage has had a profound effect on his life, especially in basketball. That should be taken seriously.

But it’s also nice to see Lin appearing to have fun with his atypical looks for an NBA player.