Stoudemire, who converted to Judaism in 2010 after learning that he had Hebrew ancestry, has spent time in Israel and is learning Hebrew.
He is also a co-owner of the franchise.
Stoudemire, 33, retired from the NBA as a member of the New York Knicks after the 2015–16 season.
Over his 15-year career, Stoudemire was named All-NBA first team once and second team four times. He went to five of his six All-Star games as a member of the Phoenix Suns.
Stoudemire averaged 18.9 points and 7.8 rebounds over his career.