Amar'e Stoudemire RUMORS & NEWS

  • Source: Stoudemire declines early termination option, will return to Knicks

    CSN Northwest "As most expected, New York Knicks power forward Amar’e Stoudemire has declined to exercise his early termination option and will return to the Knicks for the 2014-15 season to finish out the final year of his five-year, $100 million deal, a league source informed CSNNW.com. “He is opting in,”..." June 15

  • Amar’e envisions All-Star comeback in Fisher’s system

    New York Post "Amar’e Stoudemire is cooking up a recipe to return to All-Star status next season. Stoudemire, on a book tour for his latest tome, “Cooking with Amar’e,’’ told The Post Thursday night his bonanza final two months in the starting lineup has him eyeing his seventh All-Star appearance in new coach..." June 14

  • Amar’e may leave Knicks for Jerusalem team after 2015

    New York Post "Amar’e Stoudemire might say “Shalom’’ to the NBA and play for his Israeli team in Jerusalem after his contract expires after next season, The Post has learned. Stoudemire is part of a four-man ownership group, including superagent Arn Tellem, that purchased 60 percent of Hapoel Jerusalem last..." April 15

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Woodson said Amar 'e and Tyson will play tomorrow against Bucks.

  • Knicks' Chandler, Stoudemire won't play against Celtics Wednesday

    CBSSports.com "Tyson Chandler and Amar'e Stoudemire will miss Wednesday night's game vs. the Boston Celtics, the team announced Wednesday morning. Stoudemire, who has played the best basketball he has in nearly two seasons over the past two weeks, needs a game off for his troublesome knee, and Tyson Chandler is..." March 12

  • Amar’e jabs J.R. for questioning Knicks’ effort

    New York Post "Amar’e Stoudemire appeared to take exception to J.R. Smith’s recent remarks the Knicks aren’t showing enough “heart’’ during this free fall that continued with Sunday’s 109-90 blowout loss to the Bulls. Stoudemire indicated the controversial Smith perhaps isn’t one to judge character. “You..." March 03

  • Report says Knicks to shop Amar’e Stoudemire this summer, but reasoning is flawed

    Pro Basketball Talk "It’s no secret that the Knicks would love to rid themselves of the contract of Amar’e Stoudemire, and not just because he is due more than $23 million next season and his contract is uninsurable against any future injury. That’s a huge chunk of salary that’s preventing New York from rebuilding..." March 02

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    Alan Hahn @alanhahn

    No Amar’e Stoudemire tonight for Knicks. Second game of back-to-back.

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  • Knicks’ Stoudemire not expecting a trade

    New York Post "If the Knicks make a move by Thursday’s 3 p.m. trade deadline, it likely will be dealing out-of-the-rotation point guard Beno Udrih. Iman Shumpert was a top candidate to be traded until he sprained his left knee during Wednesday’s 98-91 win over the Pelicans. Udrih, who didn’t play versus New..." February 20

  • Stoudemire: I'm 'ready' to play more

    ESPN New York "Amar'e Stoudemire says there aren't any medical limitations on how much he can play right now. The veteran forward said his playing time is decided by Mike Woodson. And the proud Stoudemire clearly would like to play more, starting Wednesday night at home against Portland. “From a doctor’s..." February 04

  • Knicks lose Amar'e, Martin for up to 2 weeks

    ESPN New York "The New York Knicks have lost Amar'e Stoudemire and Kenyon Martin for up to two weeks after MRI results confirmed diagnoses for the power forwards stemming from injuries sustained in a Thursday loss. The Knicks said Martin has a left ankle sprain and tendinitis. He is expected to be out about..." January 18

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    Steve Popper @StevePopper

    Woodson said Kenyon and Amare both will be out at least a few games.

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    NY_KnicksPR @NY_KnicksPR

    Amar'e Stoudemire has a sprained left ankle and will not return.

  • Amar’e, Woodson at odds over knee ‘shutdown’

    New York Post "Mike Woodson said Amar’e Stoudemire will be out “a while’’ because of knee swelling. Stoudemire denied the assertion and tweeted he’s not even injured and his “knees feel great.’’ The Knicks are such a certifiable mess nobody can agree on anything. It is clear Stoudemire and the Knicks medical..." December 18

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    Amar'e Stoudemire @Amareisreal

    Fans, IM NOT INJURED, just want u to know I'm ONLY stay'n bk bc of 6 games n 9 days w/ bk2bks! Body & Knees feel great! #Knicks #STAT

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Woodson said Amar'e's knee has swelled up. He won't play tomorrow and Woodson said he could be "out a while."

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    Marc Berman @NYPost_Berman

    Stoudemire is attempting to play back-to-back for the first time tonight vs. Orlando. After so-so first quarter, he did good. 12 points.

  • Melo: Amar’e should ‘move’ on to another reason for woes

    New York Post "Carmelo Anthony dismissed Amar’e Stoudemire’s theory the Knicks’ troubles stem from a lack of ball movement, saying the big man is barking up the wrong tree. After each of the last three games — all losses — Stoudemire has stated a lack of ball movement has led to the Knicks’ 3-10 start as they..." November 27

  • Is Wallace, Humphries for Stoudemire a possibility?

    CSN New England "The Knicks may be out of luck when it comes to acquiring Celtics guard Rajon Rondo from the Celtics, but according to one report, there may still be life for a trade between the two teams involving other players. As you may be aware, the 3-8 Knicks have more issues than Rondo can fix anyways...." November 22

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    While C's not moving Rondo, they would take back Amare in deal n which they could unload longer deals of Gerald Wallace &/or Courtney Lee

  • Celtics would accept trade for Amar'e Stoudemire

    CBSSports.com "ESPN reports that the Boston Celtics, as they continue to field but remain unreceptive to offers for Rajon Rondo, are willing to make a deal with the Knicks for a player on a big contract: Amar'e Stoudemire. The move would be a short-term win and a long-term loss for the Knicks. Getting out..." November 18

  • Stoudemire frustrated with limited minutes, eyes bump

    ESPN New York "Knicks forward Amar'e Stoudemire is growing frustrated with the minutes limit the team has placed on him. "It's making me look like my game is gone or that I don't have game anymore because when you play five minutes, it's just tough to really get in a rhythm," Stoudemire said before Saturday..." November 17

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    Jim Baumbach @jimbaumbach

    Amar'e and Kenyon will play tomorrow because they didn't play much last night, Woodson said. #knicks

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    NBA New York Knicks @nyknicks

    Coach Woodson says that @Amareisreal will play tonight and Kenyon Martin will sit. #Knicks pic.twitter.com/q8UkXtBSBa

  • Amar’e Stoudemire OK with minutes limit — for now

    New York Post "For now, it all makes sense to Amar’e Stoudemire. Coming off three knee surgeries in 10 months, including another this past offseason, Stoudemire is on a minutes restriction and won’t play in back-to-back games with the Knicks. He played Thursday in Game 2. So he sits Sunday in Game 3. Despite..." November 03

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    Barbara Barker @meanbarb

    Amar'e will not play tomorrow. Recovering day. #Knicks

  • Coach: Amar’e a bit ‘rusty’

    New York Post "Knicks coach Mike Woodson admitted Amar’e Stoudemire was “rusty a little bit’’ in his season debut Thursday in Chicago. The question is how long will it take for Stoudemire to shake off the rust, given Woodson’s bizarre power-forward platoon system with Kenyon Martin and a current 10-minute..." November 02

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    Adam Zagoria @AdamZagoria

    #Knicks will start the big lineup with Bargnani tomorrow. Amar'e sits, Kenyon off the bench, Woodson says.

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  • J.R., Amar’e, Kenyon Martin back together on practice court for Knicks

    New York Daily News "The Knicks had to wait until they were out of the country to finally get some of their injured players back on the practice court together for a scrimmage for the first time in training camp. J.R. Smith Amar’e Stoudemire and Kenyon Martin all received high marks from coach Mike Woodson after..." October 23

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Woodson said he hopes Amar'e and JR Smith can scrimmage tomorrow. He said it's up to the medical staff. Said Amar'e has looked good.

  • Amar’e Stoudemire cleared for contact, Woodson hopes he’ll be ready for Knicks season opener

    Pro Basketball Talk "This must be what coaches mean when listing a player’s status as “day-to-day.” On Friday Amar’e Stoudemire had not yet been cleared for contact. On Saturday he was cleared and practiced with the Knicks in half-court situations. From Ian Begley of ESPN New York: Stoudemire was cleared for..." October 19

  • No, Amar’e Stoudemire has not yet been cleared for contact

    Pro Basketball Talk "The waiting is the hardest part…. At some point this season Amar’e Stoudemire will suit up and play for the Knicks. We swear. His minutes are going to be limited when he does but he will get on the court. Eventually. But for now still no Stoudemire in Knicks preseason games as he has not yet..." October 18

  • Amar'e limited to 20 minutes this year?

    ESPN.com "Mike Woodson hinted that Amar'e Stoudemire may not be allowed to play more than 20 minutes per game this season. "We've just got to figure out if it's going to be 10 minutes 15 20. We won't know at this point until he's back on the floor and seeing how things are going" Woodson said..." October 16

  • Amar’e suddenly optimistic about Knicks opener

    New York Post "Amar’e Stoudemire is ramping up his workouts and says he could play in the Knicks’ final two preseason games and the season opener against Milwaukee Oct. 30. After flying through his most strenuous workout Tuesday Stoudemire came into the press room sweating profusely and exuding optimism he..." October 09

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Amar'e said it's possible he will play in the season opener Oct. 30 and he believes he can dominate again.

  • Stoudemire, Smith won't travel for Knicks' first three preseason games

    CBSSports.com "The New York Knicks have a lot of things to work out with their rotation during the preseason. With the eventual return of Amar'e Stoudemire and the acquisitions of Andrea Bargnani Metta World Peace and others New York will need time to figure out how all of their new and returning pieces of the..." October 07

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    Ian Begley @IanBegley

    Mike Woodson said that there is no definitive timetable yet for Amar'e Stoudemire to start running. That's the 1st hurdle for him. #Knicks

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    Ian Begley @IanBegley

    Mike Woodson made no guarantees about Amar'e Stoudemire's availability for the season-opener. Woody called him 'day-to-day' today. #Knicks

  • Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire had knee surgery over the summer

    New York Daily News "Amar'e Stoudemire's hectic summer didn't include much basketball but it did include yet another knee surgery the Daily News has learned. According to a Knicks source Stoudemire had an unreported surgical procedure in July to repair one of his ailing knees. The Knicks open camp on Tuesday and have..." September 30

  • Stoudemire: Health key for Knicks

    New York Post "Amar’e Stoudemire sees himself and Carmelo Anthony entering the Hall of Fame together one of these years. But whether Stoudemire and Anthony enter with a joint championship ring largely depends on whether the Knicks power forward’s knees hold up by April’s playoffs. With the Knicks gathering..." September 30

  • Stoudemire to rest during training camp

    New York Post "Will Amar’e Stoudemire participate fully in training camp? Doesn’t sound like it according to Raymond Felton. Felton believes Stoudemire will be held out of much of the preseason in order to have him ready for the regular season and preserve his knees. Felton said Stoudemire is only starting..." September 24

  • Knicks Amar’e Stoudemire to be Miss America Pageant judge

    Pro Basketball Talk "Welcome to “The Perks of Celebrity” edition 4694397… Amar’e Stoudemire is taking a few minutes out of getting his knee ready for 20 minutes a game off the bench for the Knicks this season to be a judge at the Miss America Pageant. The event takes place is September in Atlantic City so you can..." August 14

  • Knicks’ Amar’e keepin’ it Israel

    New York Post "Amar’e Stoudemire apparently feels Israel is the land of milk honey and good-looking MRIs. The sore-kneed Stoudemire who is touring Israel has now applied for Israeli citizenship according to his agent Happy Walters. Stoudemire has been in Israel since mid-July first as assistant coach for..." August 03

  • Stoudemire will not return to Olajuwon’s camp in Houston

    New York Post "The Knicks have decided rest is more important for Amar’e Stoudemire than “The Dream Shake’’ and wisdom of Hakeem Olajuwon. Stoudemire will not return to the Olajuwon camp in Houston to work on his post moves again this month as had been planned The Post has learned. Stoudemire had planned..." August 02

  • Knicks' Stoudemire unlikely to be allowed to play for Israeli national team

    New York Post "Israeli president Shimon Peres is trying to recruit Amar’e Stoudemire to join Israel’s national basketball team. Peres hopes Stoudemire, who has traveled to Israel since joining the Knicks and has said he believes he has some Jewish ancestry, will be able to help lead the country’s basketball..." July 21

  • Israeli president asks Knicks' Stoudemire to play for national team

    New York Post "The president of Israel has invited Knicks star Amare Stoudemire to play for the country's national basketball team because of his ties to Judaism. Shimon Peres met with Stoudemire on Thursday to discuss the player's charity efforts. Stoudemire, who says he has "Hebrew roots," has traveled to..." July 19

  • With Bargnani on way, Amar’e may be held to 20-minute limit

    New York Post "With 7-foot power forward Andrea Bargnani officially coming aboard July 10, the Knicks have had renewed discussions on a stricter minutes restriction next season for Amar’e Stoudemire, according to his agent, Happy Walters. The idea of a 20-minute nightly maximum with a prohibition on playing..." July 02

  • Amar'e Stoudemire unhappy with way season ended for Knicks

    New York Daily News "Amar'e Stoudemire’s agent said the veteran forward is unhappy with the way the season ended for him and the Knicks, but that Stoudemire believes he’ll play a bigger role next year. “You know Amar’e, he’s going to work as hard as he can during the offseason,” said Happy Walters, Stoudemire’s..." May 23