"Around the Net" is your source for Christian athletes in the news. Each week, we will post some of the best and most relevant stories about Christian athletes that we see from around the internet.
This past week, Jeremy Lin became the talk of the country in the NBA. He's gone from his brother's couch to the starting point guard for the New York Knicks. One of the coolest things about Lin's story has been about his faith in Christ...
Last week, Josh Hamilton had a relapse with alcohol
. Instead of condemning / judging / abandoning Josh Hamilton, Dr. Jim Denison, a pastor/author in Texas, urges that we should pray for him
. Hamilton immediately faced the press the next day and owned up to his mistakes. Watch the press conference is inside...
Christian Athletes in the Headlines:
Lin and the Knicks steal one at Minnesota
Former St. Louis Cardinals will speak at Christian athletes event at Busch Stadium
Redskins' London Fletcher honored as 2012 Bart Starr Award Winner
KU walk-on Christian Garrett talks about his faith in Christ