According to Yahoo! Sports NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski, Amar’e Stoudemire is to make his season debut on Tuesday when the New York Knicks take on the Portland Trailblazers.
New York Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire will make his season debut on Tuesday against Portland, league source tells Y! Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) January 1, 2013
Currently, Mike Woodson’s team (21-9) is flourishing with emphasis and to add Stoudemire in the 2013 season is a bright commence to the new year. The power forward has started 624-of-641 games in 10-year career in the NBA, but this time around he will find himself coming off the bench for the Knicks.
Stoudemire’s bench presence will huge as they will not one but two tremendously talent lineups for Woodson to work his magic. Over the course of the six-time NBA All-Star’s career. he has averaged 17.5 points, 7.8 rebounds, and 1.0 block per game.
Additionally, Carmelo Anthony is questionable for tonight’s game. Great start to 2013 for the Empire State.