Boos officially welcome Amare to NYC

As losses mount, Knicks' $100 million man finds himself in unfamiliar territory

Updated: November 16, 2010, 10:00 AM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Amare Stoudemire's New York Knicks were down 18 in the fourth quarter, minutes away from their fifth straight loss, when the boos started to rain down on the Garden floor.

Suddenly, Stoudemire was in the midst of his first real "Welcome to New York" moment.

And he didn't like it.

"It's definitely something that I'm not accustomed to. It's not fun," Stoudemire said after the Knicks lost, 104-96, to a Houston Rockets team that came into town with just two wins. "We're ...

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