ESPN Sorry for Awful Jeremy Lin Headline

It said 'chink in the armor' after last night's loss
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Feb 18, 2012 11:57 AM CST
ESPN Sorry for Awful Jeremy Lin Headline
Jeremy Lin during last night's game.   (Getty Images)

ESPN apologized today for some badly chosen words in the wake of Jeremy Lin's first loss as a New York Knick: A headline on its mobile site read "Chink in the armor" for about a half-hour before getting yanked, reports A network statement called the headline "offensive" and promised a "complete review" of how it came to be. It didn't say whether the double entendre was intentional, but concluded, "We regret and apologize for this mistake." (Read more Jeremy Lin stories.)

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