TAG: Amar’e Stoudemire

NBA / Oct 28, 2014 / 4:00 pm

Amar’e Stoudemire’s “Not Sure” Why He’s Coming Off The Bench, So We’ll Tell Him

Amar'e Stoudemire

The former all-star, Taylor Swift chum and sommelier-in-training, Amar’e Stoudemire, is listed as the New York Knicks’ backup center on the eve of their opener tomorrow night against Chicago. When the New York Post caught up with Stoudemire, and coach Derek Fisher, Amar’e couldn’t make sense of his bench role after Andrea Bargnani went down with an injury in preseason. Read More »

Twitter / Oct 27, 2014 / 3:15 pm

Photo: Blasé Carmelo Anthony, Amar’e Stoudemire Pose With Taylor Swift

Carmelo Anthony, Taylor Swift, Amaré Stoudemire

Apparently Carmelo Anthony isn’t comfortable letting people believe he’s a fan of Taylor Swift. In a photo of the New York Knicks megastar, teammate Amar’e Stoudemire, and the 1989 singer, Anthony affects a blasé attitude befitting a man that doesn’t bang hits like “Love Story,” “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together,” and “Shake It Off.” But we’re not buying it. Swift’s tunes are too catchy for even a man of ‘Melo’s cool to not cue up on occasion. Read More »

instagram, Twitter / Oct 16, 2014 / 7:00 pm

Amar’e Stoudemire Bathes In Red Wine To Help His Red Blood Cells Circulate

Amar'e Stoudemire

It’s recently come to light Knicks power forward Amar’e Stoudemire bathes in red wine. He posted a pic of said practice on his Instagram page, and if you’re wondering why, we’ve attempted to get to the bottom of his answer. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Jul 9, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Knicks Trying To Move Salary For Late Run At LeBron James

Carmelo Anthony, LeBron James

With LeBron James still on the open market, teams are still holding out hope there’s a chance to convince him to leave Miami. The Knicks are one of them, and Phil Jackson is reportedly trying to move salary to make a late run at LeBron. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Jul 8, 2014 / 1:30 pm

Report: Knicks Looking To Deal Stoudemire To Sixers

Amar'e Stoudemire

You can’t fault Phil Jackson for trying. The New York Knicks’ President has reportedly contacted the Philadelphia 76ers in hopes of shedding Amar’e Stoudemire’s ballooned salary to gain more flexibility in free agency. Nevertheless, it’s doubtful even the Zen Master can pull-off the necessary mind trick it would take for Philly to agree to such a deal. Read More »

Smack / Jun 18, 2014 / 9:30 am

Watch Amar’e Stoudemire Prank Metta World Peace

Amar'e Stoudedmire, Cousin Sal, Metta World Peace

A few years ago, Jimmy Kimmel pranked Metta World Peace with a fake animal shelter. They had so much fun, they’re doing it again, enlisting the help of Metta’s friend Amar’e Stoudemire. This prank might have been even better…Metta calls 911! Read More »

Smack / Jun 16, 2014 / 5:45 pm

Video: Paul George, Steph Curry, Dwight Howard & More Read “Mean Tweets”

Paul George

You might have caught this segment on “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” where the host convinces celebrities to tape spots where they’re reading mean tweets about themselves then reacting. Find out how it goes for Paul George, Dwight Howard, Amar’e Stoudmeire, Jeremy Lin, Jalen Rose and more NBA stars and commentators.. Read More »

Latest News / Jun 15, 2014 / 5:00 pm

Report: Amar’e Stoudemire Opts In, Will Return to Knicks Next Season

Amar'e Stoudemire

Amar’e Stoudemire has declined the early termination option in his contract and will return to the New York Knicks next season, reports say. As a result, the 31 year-old, six-time All-Star will earn upwards of $23 million in 2014-2015. Read More »

NBA, Smack / Apr 15, 2014 / 11:00 am

Amar’e Stoudemire May Play In Jerusalem After Knicks Contract Ends

Amar'e Stoudemire

Amar’e Stoudemire‘s 5-year, $100 million contract will be off the books at the end of the 2014-15 season — though he has an early termination option he’s unlikely to use. After receiving close to $23 million next season, the injury-ravaged forward might not re-sign in the NBA, but join his Israeli team (he’s part-owner) to finish out his career overseas, reports the New York Post. Read More »

NBA / Apr 11, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Why The Knicks Are Better Off If Carmelo Leaves

Carmelo Anthony

The New York Knicks have been the most disappointing team in the NBA this year, sitting in ninth place in the Eastern Conference at 33-45. Last season the Knicks finished second in the East, winning 54 games and reached the Eastern Conference Semifinals before falling to Indiana. However, a lot has changed in one season. Read More »