Amar'e Stoudemire won't play again in the Knicks' first round series against the Heat, Howard Beck of the New York Times just reported on Twitter.
There was speculation that the laceration Amar'e suffered after punching the glass plate surrounding a fire extinguisher would keep him out of at least Game 3. But now he's definitely finished, according to Beck's sources.
A lot of people are saying that the Knicks could actually be better without Amar'e since they'll be able to use the smaller line-up that played so well in April.
Following tonight's game two loss to the Miami Heat, Amar'e Stoudemire of the New York Knicks reportedly punched a glass case housing a fire extinguisher, opening a cut on his hand that required stitches (via Brian Windhorst of ESPN... Read Post
The Knicks play the Heat tonight in the first round of the NBA playoffs but Amar'e Stoudemire won't play a minute because of his incident with the fire extinguisher. Stoudemire tried to release some rage after the Knicks' game on Mo... Read Post