Amar'e Stoudemire

  • Amar’e gets teardrop tattoo in memory of his brother

    Last week we reported that Amar’e Stoudemire’s older brother Hazell was killed in a car crash in Florida. Amar’e was in Florida with his family, and his absence was one of the main reasons for the current Linsanity phenomenon, Jeremy Lin’s incredible rise as an NBA superstar. Amar’e kept his Twitter pretty quiet about the… More ▸

  • Amar’e Stoudemire’s brother died in car crash

    New York Knicks forward and one of the blog’s favorite personalities, Amar’e Stoudemire, lost his older brother Hazell earlier this morning. According to TMZ, Hazell, 35, died in a car crash in Florida, after crashing his car on Route 27 in Lake Wales. According to Florida Highway Patrol, he was not wearing a seat belt… More ▸

  • This week’s Weekly Sizzle!

    Each week, 6 Degrees No Bacon, the Jewish celebrity blog, brings you the Weekly Sizzle, the six most interesting Jewish celebrity stories featuring commentary from our devoted correspondents. This week’s stories: 1. Natalie Portman to appear on a PETA postage stamp 2. Drake talks about Jewish Rappers 3. Amar’e Stoudemire teaches Hebrew, for real. 4. After LeBron, Kobe shoots… More ▸

  • Amar’e Stoudemire teaches Hebrew, for real

    So the rumors about the Amar’e Stoudemire’s Hebrew School remain rumors. But the New York Knicks all-star continues with his weekly “Seriously, I am Jewish” segment, this time with an adorable video for “Shalom Sesame,” which teaches young Jewish kids how to say the word “good” in Hebrew. Stoudemire shows off his Hebrew skills by… More ▸

  • Is Amar’e Stoudemire opening a Hebrew school?

    Here is an interesting piece of gossip from New York Daily News gossip page: A source close to the New York Knick tells us the power forward is interested in opening a Hebrew school, which would focus on teaching the language and Jewish history. The insider says the idea appears to be on the back… More ▸

  • Introducing the Weekly Sizzle!

    Were you sleeping the whole week and missed all the good Jewish celebrity stories? Are you afraid to ask your friends what the stories were because they might realize you care about Jewish gossip more than, let’s say, politics? Well worry no more! 6 Degrees No Bacon is introducing The Weekly Sizzle! , a video… More ▸

  • Halloween 2011: Jewish celebrity edition

    Although Halloween is not until tonight, most parties and celebrations went down over the weekend.
    Like every year, the main attraction in Hollywood was Heidi Klum’s Halloween Party and Kate Hudson threw one as well, while New Yorkers celebrated with Bette Midler and her Hulaween gala. Jewish celebrities showed up to all the parties and brought their costume A-Game with them:
     Amar’e Stoudemire
    of the New York Knicks continued his Jewish soul-searching as he dressed up as King Solomon, and even tweeted about it, saying: “King Solomon. Learn about him.” What a boss.
     
     
     
     
     
     
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  • Amar’e Stoudemire is hitting the books

    New York Knicks star and philo-Semite, Amar’e Stoudemire is heading back to school at Florida International University while the his union reps sort out the labor dispute with the NBA owners. “I’m back at school at FIU, studying history and science,” Stoudemire, who has been seen on campus, told The Post’s Anthony Sulla-Heffinger. I commend Stoudemire for… More ▸