Amar’e Stoudemire seems to be aware that his window for playing basketball is closing, and has tried to build a nice portfolio off the court.
CBSSports.com is reporting that Stoudemire is in talks to talks to join a group purchasing Israeli basketball club Hapoel Jerusalem.
Hapoel Jerusalem currently competes in the Israeli Basketball Super League — the top division in Israel. Stoudemire sent out a Tweet expressing his excitement for the venture.
Excited to join the partnership that is giving back to the city of Jerusalem by offering the Hapoel basketball team a fresh start.
— Amar'e Stoudemire (@Amareisreal) June 28, 2013
Stoudemire has recently taken the initiative to explore his Hebrew roots.