Amare Stoudemire's Brother Killed In Car Accident

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New York Knicks star power forward Amare Stoudemire’s brother was killed in a car accident early Monday morning in Florida, according to

Hazell Stoudemire was driving at high speeds without his seatbelt and collided with the rear of a tractor trailer at around 1:45am, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Amare has left the team, who will be playing against the Jazz tonight, to be with his family in Florida.