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With rumors swirling that Amare Stoudemire may miss more than just Game 3 of the Knicks' opening-round playoff series, people have started wondering exactly what happened when Stoudemire cut his hand punching a fire extinguisher case after New York's loss in Miami on Monday night. Stoudemire's hand was severely injured after he hit the glass casing, ESPN The Magazine’s Chris Broussard reported early Wednesday morning. "He didn't haul off and punch the glass," a person who saw Stoudemire get injured is reported as saying. "He hit it out of frustration. He kind of slapped it, but with a closed fist....

Amare Stoudemire injures his left hand after punching a fire extinguisher case.

MIAMI – Amare Stoudemire injured his left hand after he punched the glass casing around a fire extinguisher in a hallway near the locker room area of American Airlines Arena. To read the rest of this article please click the link below.

Amare Stoudemire was just trying to “make some noise” when he injured himself.

GREENBURGH, N.Y. – Amare Stoudemire has come forward to address the swirl of fury that has enveloped his recent injury. At the conclusion of the Knicks Game 2 loss to the Miami Heat it’s been reported that Stoudemire injured his hand punching a fire extinguisher case in anger over the team’s woes. Today at the team’s practice facility he offered up an explanation for the...

Amare Stoudemire cut his hand punching a fire extinguisher in locker room

Knicks forward Amare Stoudemire committed the ultimate brain fart by hurting himself punching a fire extinguisher in the locker room following his team’s Game 2 loss to the Heat on Monday night. Stoudemire left the arena with his left arm in a sling. Marc J. Spears of Yahoo! Sports says he did not get an X-ray, and the number of stitches he required to treat the wound is not known...

Amare Stoudemire Likely Out For Entire Series Due To Punching Fire Extinguisher

New York Knicks star Amare Stoudemire could face being out for the entire first round series against the Miami Heat after punching a fire extinguisher, Monday night.Due to him punching the extinguisher, Stoudemire received a laceration on his left hand, according the New York Daily News. Although there's no ligament or tendon damage on his left hand, Stoudemire sill faces the...

Amare Stoudemire Bloodies his hand after punching glass

  The New York Knicks $100 million man Amare Stoudemire suffered a left hand laceration and left Miami's AmericanAirlines Arena with his left arm in a sling after punching the glass casing of a fire extinguisher.  New York Daily News Knicks beat writer Frank Isola stated that he "can't imagine he [Amare] plays again."  Knicks coach Mike Woodson gave the media...

Amare Stoudemire punching that fire extinguisher gets Taiwanese-animated (Video)

As you may figure, once the good folks over at Next Media Animation caught wind of the Amare Stoudemire fire extinguisher punching incident, there would be an awesome video about it.Below is the spoils of their labor:

The Knicks must trade Amar'e Stoudemire: Mike Francesa

All the Knicks have to do is get another scorer, Jeremy Lin and someone else to man the point, someone to teach those point guys not to run like wild men at the hoop hoping someone opens so they can... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Amar'e says he preseveres through injuries and might be back in Game Four

After punching a fire extinguisher because he was mad that Carmelo took 26 shots and he only took 9 the Heat beat his Knicks 104-94 to take a 2-0 lead in the series, Amar'e Stoudemire is saying he might be able to come back for Game Four. Not Game Three tonight, first of all, where he will have to sit out because he punched a fire extinguisher, but Game Four on Sunday. The reason...

What Was Amare Thinking??

After the Knicks vs Heat game last night, Amare Stoudemire punched a glass casing surrounding a fire extinguisher. (LYNNE SLADKY / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS) Last night after the New York Knicks lost to the Miami Heat 104-94, Amare Stoudemire decided to punch a glass casing surrounding a fire extinguisher. The Knicks players suffered lacerations that required stitches and pretty much...

Short-handed Knicks brace for Heat in New York

Amare Stoudemire and Iman Shumpert are sidelined. Jeremy Lin isn't back yet. The New York Knicks are short-handed, and Carmelo Anthony says he doesn't know where the offense is going to come from in Game 3 of their first-round series against the Miami Heat. ''Nobody never said it was going to be easy,'' Anthony says. And if the Knicks are hoping to get...

Heat-Knicks Preview

Amare Stoudemire and Iman Shumpert are sidelined. Jeremy Lin isn't back yet. So where are the New York Knicks supposed to find enough offense to compete with the Miami Heat, and avoid setting a new NBA record for postseason futility? ''I don't know. We've got to figure that out,'' Carmelo Anthony said Wednesday. ''Some way, somehow, everybody...
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