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YOUR VOICE, YOUR STORY: Amar'e Stoudemire

Special | 3m 44s Video has closed captioning.

Though Amar’e Stoudemire didn’t start playing basketball until his early teens, he has become one of the most dominating power forwards in pro basketball. With athleticism, skills and guidance, Stoudemire was drafted into the NBA after high school in order to elevate himself and his family to a better life. The All-Star player is also a writer of a series of books and founded an outreach program.

Aired: 01/01/13

Rating: NR

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