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Maccabiah Games

Israeli President Shimon Peres hosts  Amar'e Stoudemire of the New York Knicks at the presidential residency in Jerusalem on July 18, 2013.  (Photo by GALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images)

Israeli President Invites Amar’e Stoudemire To Join National Team

The president of Israel has invited New York Knicks star Amare Stoudemire to play for the country’s national basketball team because of his ties to Judaism.

07/18/2013