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Amare Stoudemire talks lockout plans

Updated: October 12, 2011, 12:19 PM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- If the NBA lockout forces the cancellation of the 2011-12 season, New York Knicks forward Amare Stoudemire says players will give "serious" consideration to starting their own league.

According to Stoudemire, the possibility of forming an alternate league already has been discussed among players.

"Obviously we're trying to ... get this lockout resolved. We want to play NBA basketball. But if it doesn't happen what are we gonna do? We can't just sit around and not do ...

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