Jeremy Lin, one of the only Asian-American athletes in the NBA, knew that wearing dreadlocks this season would strike some as offensive. In fact, he wrote an entire piece about his thought process in getting dreadlocks, which you can read here, and he's extremely thoughtful.
So he expected some blow back... just not from one particular guy, a former athlete who once played on Lin's current team, named Kenyon Martin.
Martin went on perhaps the bluntest slam of Lin's hair this side of a Twitter egg. In a now deleted Instagram video, Martin said: