To be fair, Stoudemire never used Melo’s name – though reporters did in some questions Stoudemire was responding to.
Stoudemire, via Manny Navarro of the Miami Herald:
“I never mentioned his name once,” Stoudemire said Wednesday. “We’re close friends, family. Our kids were born a couple months apart. Our wives are very close friends. He knows I wasn’t talking about him.”
Also, these tweets aren’t about Stoudemire: