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Phoenix Suns Star Witnesses Mother's Arrest

5/18/2010 7:50 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Phoenix Suns superstar Amar'e Stoudemire had more on his mind than basketball during last night's playoff game against the Los Angeles Lakers  -- he watched his mother get arrested this weekend.


TMZ has learned the 6'10" NBA star was named in a police report involving an incident with his mother, Carrie Mae Stoudemire, that took place Saturday afternoon.

According to the report, police in Scottsdale, Arizona pulled Carrie over for allegedly driving erratically -- and eventually placed her in handcuffs for refusing to take a field sobriety test.  But soon after the stop, another car -- a Bentley -- arrived to the scene.

Two incredibly tall men emerged from the car -- and a responding officer claims he recognized one of them as Amar'e.  According to the report, Carrie began kicking the patrol car and yelling for Amar'e to "get a lawyer."

The officer claims he then asked Amar'e and his friend to leave the scene because they were causing Carrie to "act out." According to the report, Amar'e immediately complied with the officer's request.

Carrie -- who has a long history of alcohol abuse -- was eventually booked for speeding, failure to drive in a single lane and operating a vehicle without a court-ordered breathalyzer ignition interlock device.

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What the hell is going in with these moms??? First they are ****ing the teammates, then they r having tantrums on cops? smh....

1616 days ago


The Lakers Will Go All The Way !!! No Wonder Carrie Was Arrested !!! Her Frizzy Hair Mess Makes Her Look Like A Drug Addict !!!

1615 days ago


How embarassing.....especially when it's in the news. Her son makes something of himself, and she makes an idiot of herself. Love you mom.

1615 days ago

J Price    

Wushes or wooches Opps wishes! Your tone sounds just as racist as you claim ms. staudamire are. were you there to see what really went down? I don't think so. Don't cast stones if your house is made out of glass if you can deciful my meaning.


1615 days ago

onna owens    

i like the part when the article said...Two incredibly tall me emerged from a bently..like too say their aliens or something but they drive bently LMAO RIGHT?

1613 days ago
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