Amare Likely Out Of Phoenix

By mrehome

According to Yahoo Sports Adrian Wojnarowski and Marc Spears they state with the recent agreement that the Suns have with Hakim Warrick on a four year deal worth $18 million, the signing likely foreshadows the departure of the All-Star.

The Phoenix Suns have reached agreement with forward Hakim Warrick(notes) on a four-year, $18 million contract , a deal that likely foreshadows the departure of All-Star forward Amar’e Stoudemire(notes), league sources said.

He goes on to state that Phoenix feels that New York will likely offer him a max offer with all five seasons.

The Suns believe the New York Knicks are prepared to give Stoudemire a maximum offer with all five seasons guaranteed. The Heat could turn to Stoudemire if Chris Bosh(notes) passes on their offer, but Miami officials have also expressed similar concern about Stoudemire’s previous injuries. The Houston Rockets tried to trade for Stoudemire in February and have also explored possible sign-and-trade scenarios with him.