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Israel’s Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv signed the 6-time NBA All-Star Amar’e Stoudemire for the remainder of this season.

“I am Very humble for the opportunity, happy to be in Israel, the place that I love,” Stoudemire said on the club website and adding that he is pleased to play for Maccabi FOX.

“I have a chance to play in the highest level in Europe, which is a dream come true,” the 37-year-old added.

Stoudemire previously played for Israel’s Hapoel Jerusalem and several NBA teams such as Phoenix Suns, New York Knicks, Dallas Mavericks and Miami Heat, and China’s Fujian

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