The New York Knicks' on-court woes were overshadowed by tragic real life news today when Amar'e Stoudemire's brother was killed in a car crash in Florida. Hazell Stoudemire, 35, was killed instantly when his Cadillac Escalade rear-ended a tractor-trailer this morning in Lake Wales, the town where Amar'e grew up. Amar'e Stoudemire will miss tonight's Knicks home game against the Utah Jazz to be with his family.

[via New York Daily News]

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