Amar’e Stoudemire: Wiki, Bio, Age, NBA, Position, Stats, Family

Amar’e Stoudemire: Wiki, Bio, Age, NBA, Position, Stats, Family, Children, Retirement, Coaching,  Phoenix Suns, New York Knicks, Miami Heat, Net Worth: Amar’e Stoudemire is a professional Basketball player from the United States of America. He was selected in the NBA Draft of 2002 by the Phoenix Suns. Besides this, he has also played for New York Knicks, Miami Heat, Hapoel Jerusalem, and several others. He plays at the Power Forward position with jersey numbers 35, 1, and 5. After taking retirement in the year 2020, he is now a Basketball coach. He was born on November 16, 1982, and is 40 years old at present. In December last year, Amar’e was accused and then later arrested for allegedly hitting his daughter. Lately, the charges have been dropped by the State Attorney. 

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Amar’e Stoudemire Birth and Family

He was born to his parents on November 16, 1982. He took birth in Lake Wales, Florida in the United States of America. Unfortunately, we were unable to fetch any details regarding his parents and siblings and their occupation. He married his long-time girlfriend, Alexis Welch in December 2012  and has four children including two daughters, Are Stoudemire and Assata Stoudemire, and two sons, Amare Stoudemire Jr., and Ajiah Carsares Stoudemire.

Amar’e Stoudemire Education

In terms of education, Stoudemire attended several schools. He first went to the Lake Wales High School in Florida. After this, he attended the Mount Zion Christian Academy in North Carolina. He then took admission to Dr. Phillips High School in Orlando. Afterward, he attended West Orange High School in Winter Garden Florida, and then Cypress Creek High School and graduated from there in 2002.

In between the shifting of schools, he started playing organized basketball at the age of 14 and played two full seasons during his High School days.  After graduating he committed to the University of Memphis but later withdrew when he was selected in the NBA draft. In 2021, he started studying MBA at the University of Miami.

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Amar’e Stoudemire Career

Basketball Career

Stoudemire’s professional basketball career began in 2002 when he was selected in the NBA Draft by Phoneix Sun. From 2002 to 2010, he played for the team and won several awards. In July 2010, he signed a five-year contract with New York Knicks for $99.7 million. In 2015, he played for Dallas Mavericks for a short duration. In July of the same year, he joined Miami Heat. After playing for 14 seasons, he retired from NBA in 2016.

Despite that, he signed a two-year contract with Hapoel Jerusalem. In 2017, he announced his retirement but returned to the game the next year and played for the same team. In 2019, joined Fujian Sturgeons and Maccabi Tel Aviv in 2020. The same year he also retired from the game and became the player development assistant for Brooklyn Nets.

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Other Career

Besides being a professional basketball player, he is also a philanthropist. In 2003, he started the Each One, Teach One foundation. In 2008, he donated his winning from Wheel of Fortune at NBA Week to the Greater Phoenix areas Boys and Girls Club. In 2010, he posed shirtless for PETA to protest against the use of animal fur in clothing.

He is also an actor and has made appearances in several television series and films including Law & Order: SVU, Sesame Street and Entourage, The Mindy Projects, and New Year’s Eve, among others. In addition to this, he owns a clothing line, and a wine label called Kosher, and wrote middle-grade books called STAT: Standing Tall And Talented for Scholastic Press.

Amar’e Stoudemire Awards and Honors

  • Israeli Basketball Premier League champion (2017 and 2020)
  • Israeli Basketball Premier League Finals MVP (2020)
  • Israeli Cup winner (2019)
  • Israeli League Cup winner (2016)
  • NBA Rookie of the Year (2003)
  • NBA All-Star (2005 and 2007–2011)
  • All-NBA First Team (2007)
  • All-NBA Second Team (2005, 2008, 2010, and 2011)
  • NBA All-Rookie First Team (2003)
  • NBA Rookie Challenge MVP (2004)
  • Orlando Sentinel Florida High School Player of the Year (2002)
  • Florida Mr. Basketball (2002)
  • USA Today All-USA Basketball First Team (2002)
  • Prep Stars Recruiter’s Handbook No. 1 High School Player in the United States (2002)
  • NBA Community Assist Award (2008)

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Amar’e Stoudemire Battery Charges Got Dropped

In December last year, Amar’e was accused of slapping and punching his daughter. Later, he was arrested for the same and was charged with Misdemeanor Battery charges. Recently, the charges have been dropped by the State Attorney. Amar’e made the news official by releasing a statement through a post on his Instagram account.

Amar’e Height, Weight, and Physical Appearance

Stoudemire is a 6 feet and 10 inches tall professional basketball player. He weighs about 6 kilograms. In terms of appearance, he has a dark complexion with short hair and a beard.

Amar’e Religion, Nationality, Ethnicity, and Net Worth

The 40-year-old basketball player and coach holds the nationality of both America and Israel. Details about his ethnicity are still not known. Furthermore, he has an estimated net worth of $70 million as per the available information.

Amar’e Social Media

As of January 2023, he has a total of 705 thousand followers with 425 posts on his Instagram account. Additionally, he follows 1195 people. On his Twitter account, he follows 18 people and has 1 Million followers with 4065 tweets. Besides this, he also has a LinkedIn profile where he has 230 connections.

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Amar’e Stoudemire Information Table

Name   Amar’e Stoudemire
Known as   Amar’e Stoudemire
Gender   Male
Profession   Basketball Player, Coach, Actor, Philanthropist, and Entrepreneur 
Height (approx.)   in centimeters – 208 cm

meters – 2.08 m

feet inches – 6 ft 10 in

Weight (approx.)   in kilograms – 111 kg

in pounds – 245 lbs

Figure Measurements   Not Known
Eye Colour   Not Known
Hair Colour   Not Known
Date of Birth   November 16, 1982 
Age (as of 2022)    40 years
Birth Place   Lake Wales, Florida, United States 
Zodiac sign/Sun sign   Scorpio
Nationality   Israeli – American 
Hometown   Not Known
School   Lake Wales High School

Mount Zion Christian Academy

Cypress Creek High School

College/University   University of Miami
Educational Qualification   Master’s in Business Administration
Religion   Not Known
Ethnicity   Not Known
Caste   Not Applicable
Address   Miami, Florida, United States
Hobbies/Interests   Photography and Reading
Marital Status   Married
Affairs/Boyfriends/Girlfriends   Alexis Welch (Now his Wife)
Sexuality   Not Known
Parents   Father: Not Known

Mother: Not Known

Siblings   Not Known
Husband/Spouse   Alexis Welch
Children   Daughter: Are Stoudemire and Assata Stoudemire 

Son: Amare Stoudemire Jr. and Ajiah Carsares Stoudemire

Net Worth   $70 Million

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Amar’e

  • Besides being a basketball player, he is also a Philanthropist, an Actor, and an Entrepreneur.
  • In 2015, he was The World’s Highest-Paid athlete as per Forbes.
  • He has appeared in  NBA All-Star Game six times.
  • Amar’e holds the nationality of both America and Israel.
  • He got a Bronze medal in the Olympic games n 2004 and a Gold medal in FIBA Americans Championship in 2007.


1. Who is Amar’e Stoudemire?

He is a former professional Basketball Player and is now a coach. Besides he is also an Actor and Entrepreneur.

2. When was Amar’e born?

The well-known basketball player was born on November 16, 1982.

3. How old is Amar’e?

As of January 2023, he is 40  years old.

4. How tall is Amar’e?

Stoudemire is 6 feet and 10 inches tall and weighs about 111 kilograms.

5. Who is Amar’e married to?

Amar’e is married to a woman named Alexis Welch. The couple together has three children.

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