Found May 04, 2012 on Los That Sports Blog:

As you have by now heard NY Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire suffered a hand laceration on Monday evening during an altercation with a fire extinguisher case. Friday, Stoudemire tweeted a picture of his hand, stitches and all: Ouch. Stoudemire’s status for game 4 is still doubtful. -ALR

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  • This is the most disturbing injury I've ever heard about. You always hear about professional athletes playing sports other than his or her profession and getting injured. But punching a fire extinguisher... Really? Almost wonder if he did it because he knew what was in store for him and the Knicks. Maybe he didn't want to be apart of this laughable playoff performance the Knicks are putting on. Who knows?


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Although we believe this depiction may not be 100 percent accurate.

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