Amar'e Stoudemire to coach Canada

Updated: April 11, 2013, 6:53 PM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

Amar'e Stoudemire's going back to Israel.

Stoudemire will serve as an assistant coach for the Canadian men's basketball team in the Maccabiah Games in Israel this summer.

The competition will be held for two weeks in mid-July.

"From a pure basketball perspective, to have someone who's competed at the highest level of basketball with us is invaluable," said Alex Brainis, the head of the Canadian delegation for the Maccabiah Games.

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