Posted April 20, 2012 on
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Knicks forward Amare Stoudemire is back in New York's lineup after missing 13 games with a back injury.
Stoudemire hasn't played since March 24, but he'll start Friday night as the Knicks, who already have wrapped up a playoff spot, visit the Cavaliers. The Knicks went 9-4 without Stoudemire, who is averaging 17.6 points and 8.0 rebounds.
Stoudemire, who had a bulging disk in his back, said he's eager to rejoin the club and blend in with All-Star Carmelo Anthony.
Knicks coach Mike Woodson says he will monitor Stoudemire's minutes, easing him back as the team gets ready for the postseason. Landry Fields had taken Stoudemire's spot in the starting lineup but will return to a reserve role.
Woodson also will rest forward Jared Jeffries against the Cavs.
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Stoudemire is hoping to end a 13-game absence when New York visits the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night.
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The Knicks have a 9-4 record during Amar'e Stoudemire's absence.
Amare Stoudemire's return from a back injury didn't help the playoff-bound New York Knicks, who were stunned 98-90 by the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night.
Stoudemire had missed New York's previous 13 games with a bulging disk. But even with him in the lineup, the Knicks couldn't handle the Cavs, who snapped a three-game losing streak and won for just the fourth...