Knicks Assign Stoudemire to BayHawks

The New York Knicks today assigned Amar’e Stoudemire to the Erie BayHawks, the Knicks’ NBA Development League affiliate. The assignment is the 56th of the 2012-13 NBA and NBA D-League seasons, while 35 other NBA players have been assigned to the NBA D-League this season.

Stoudemire (6-11, 245, Cypress Creek High School), a 10-year NBA veteran, will practice with the BayHawks at MSG Training Center in Greenburgh, N.Y. today as he continues his rehabilitation process from left knee debridement.