In 2002, Amar'e Stoudemire entered the NBA draft out of high school.  He won the Rookie of the Year Award in 2003 and made six appearances in the NBA All-Star Game.  He won a bronze medal as a member of the USA national team in the 2004 Olympics.  He played for the Phoenix Suns until 2010, when he was traded to the New York Knicks.