Amar'e Stoudemire

Basketball Player
Born Nov 16, 1982

Amar'e Carsares Stoudemire Sr. is an American professional basketball player who plays as a power forward and center for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association. Stoudemire played high school basketball for six different schools, before graduating from Cypress Creek High School and declaring for the NBA draft as a prep-to-pro player. In high school, Stoudemire won several honors most notably being selected as Mr. Basketball for the state of Florida.… Read More

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  • Amar’e Stoudemire Laments Knicks’ Decline, Then Helps Sustain It
    NYTimes - Feb 29, 2016
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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Amar'e Stoudemire.


1982 Birth Born on November 16, 1982.


1999 16 Years Old As a result of moving in-and-out with his mother and her problems with the law, Stoudemire transferred between five high schools in two states six different times. He first attended Lake Wales High School in Lake Wales, Florida, transferred to Mount Zion Christian Academy in Durham, North Carolina in October 1999, moved to Emanuel Christian Academy in Leland, North Carolina, returned to Lake Wales, then moved to West Orange High School in Winter Garden, Florida.
…  The Phoenix Suns selected him with the ninth overall pick in the 2002 NBA draft. … Read More


2004 21 Years Old 1 More Event
During the summer of 2004, Stoudemire was selected to play for the eventual bronze medal-winning 2004 U.S. national team in the Summer Olympics. … Read More
2005 22 Years Old 1 More Event
Averaging 26 points per game that year and achieving a new career high of 50 points against the Portland Trail Blazers on January 2, 2005, he was selected to his first NBA All-Star Game as a reserve forward. … Read More
Stoudemire, however, scored 20 points in his return against the Portland Trail Blazers, but went scoreless his third game against the New Jersey Nets on March 27, 2006. … Read More
On February 18, 2007, Stoudemire appeared in the 2007 NBA All-Star Game, his second all-star game appearance. … Read More
2008 25 Years Old …  Stoudemire visited the country in summer 2008, making visits to water well sites and meeting with President Ernest Bai Koroma and the rest of the cabinet. … Read More
On June 30, 2010, Stoudemire opted out of his contract with the Phoenix Suns, which made him an unrestricted free agent.
On January 27, 2011, Stoudemire was named a starter on the Eastern Conference All-Star Team alongside LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Derrick Rose, and Dwight Howard. … Read More
In February of 2012, Stoudemire missed four games mourning the death of his older brother, Hazell, who had died in a car accident. … Read More


Stoudemire made his season debut on January 1, 2013 at home against Portland, playing 17 minutes off the bench, scoring six points and grabbing one rebound. … Read More
2014 31 Years Old However, despite Stoudemire's efforts, the Knicks failed to quality for the 2014 playoffs, finishing just shy with a 35–47 record and a ninth-place finish in the East.
On February 16, 2015, Stoudemire was waived by the Knicks after an agreement was reached to buy out his contract.
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