Amar'e Stoudemire agrees to 5-year, $100 million contract with Knicks

Ronald MonestimeCorrespondent IJuly 6, 2010

The New York Knicks have made the first big splash in this summer’s free agent market by reaching an agreement in principle with one of the premiere power forwards in the NBA.

According to ESPN.com, the Knicks and Amar’e Stoudemire have agreed to a five-year, $100 million contract that will reunite him with New York head coach Mike D’Antoni, who Stoudemire played for as a member of the Phoenix Suns from 2003-2008.

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