Talking “Linsanity” with Hugh Hewitt

Not too long ago, I had the chance to go on Hugh Hewitt’s nationally syndicated radio program and discuss my recent book, Jeremy Lin: The Reason for the Linsanity.  Hewitt (very kindly) called the book “A fantastic and very interesting read, inspiring on a lot of levels.”

In the first segment, we discuss how I came to write the story, Jeremy reached a point in his second season where he was praying not to be cut from the team, how Jeremy despaired of his career in the middle of his rookie season, and the impact of Jeremy’s emergence in China and on Asian Americans:


The second segment goes more into Jeremy’s faith — its maturation, its testing and what impact it might have on China.


Hugh is a fantastically skilled interviewer, so I thank him very much for the chance to share about the book with his audience.

About Timothy Dalrymple

Timothy Dalrymple was raised in non-denominational evangelical congregations in California. The son and grandson of ministers, as a young boy he spent far too many hours each night staring at the ceiling and pondering the afterlife.
In all his work he seeks a better understanding of why people do, and do not, come to faith, and researches and teaches in religion and science, faith and reason, theology and philosophy, the origins of atheism, Christology, and the religious transformations of suffering