Lin did not play in Game 5 against Oklahoma City on Wednesday.
Lin suffered a bruised chest in Game 2.
Lin was not in the starting lineup for the Houston Rockets for Game 4 against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Rookie Patrick Beverley and Francisco Garcia, who scored 18 points in Game 3, were the starting guards for the Rockets on Monday night as they tried to avoid a four-game sweep.
Lin, who has been struggling with a bruised chest muscle, was active for Monday night's game. The point guard was injured in the first half of Game 2 and didn't play after halftime.
Lin turned in his second straight 20-plus point performance, scoring 23 on 8-of-15 shooting in Denver's 132-114 win over Houston on Saturday.
Lin is off to a great start in the month of April, averaging 19.8 points on 50.9 percent shooting, including a 9-of-20 clip from 3-point range (45.0 percent).
Lin had 19 points and 11 assists as the Houston Rockets beat the Orlando Magic 111-103 on Monday night.
This was a Lin-sational performance for the guard, who last had double digit assists on Feb. 12.
Lin continued his strong recent scoring run with 24 points on 9-of-13 shooting in the Rockets' 100-93 win over the Jazz on Wednesday.
Lin is averaging 13.2 points on the season but 23.0 points over his last three contests while going 7 for 14 from 3-point range.
Lin had 29 points as the Houston Rockets mounted a furious fourth-quarter comeback for a 122-119 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night.
Lin also had eight assists and shot 12 of 22 from the floor. He made 3 of 5 from 3-point range.
Lin sank five 3-pointers, a career high, as Houston tied an NBA record with 23 3s in Tuesday's 140-109 win over Golden State.
Lin is averaging 16.3 points and shooting 53.0 percent over the last six games.
Lin had 20 points and 11 assists against Chicago on Christmas.
Lin has tied his season high of 11 assists in back-to-back games.
Lin added 15 points and a season-high tying 11 assists in Saturday's 121-96 victory over Memphis.
Lin has 55 points in the last three games to lift his season average to 11.7.
Lin had 18 points and six assists to help the Houston Rockets to a 125-103 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.
Lin has 40 points and 14 assists in his last two games so he is heating up.