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NY Knicks superstar Amar’e Stoudemire wed his fiancee Alexis Welch during a private ceremony at their home yesterday. Amar’e Stoudemire wed his “best friend” Alexis Welch yesterday in a private ceremony on the rooftop of the couples’ Meatpacking District apartment in NYC.  Amar’e’ is currently on the injured list but  he’ll be making a big comeback at the Knicks’ big Christmas Day game against the Lakers.

The intimate wedding was witnessed by the couples three children Amar’e Jr.,Ar’e and Assata and seven family members. Alexis wore a custom designed garment while their kids also donned custom attire as well.  Amar’e wore a Calvin Klein tux under his draped attire.   

Alexis’ stunning engagement ring was designed by Shayan Afshar and Harry Glinberg created her wedding band.  Amar’e wears an Afshar wedding band. The couple, who got engaged last June at their Le Meurice Hotel Belle Etoile Royal Suite overlooking the Eiffel Tower, say they chose 12.12.12. to get married for spiritual reasons.  


Amar’e shared a special photo of their wedding rings saying “12.12.12 now has a special & spiritual meaning for us.”

Congrats to the newlyweds!