Found March 15, 2013 on Sports by Colin:
PLAYERS: Allen Iverson
TEAMS: Chicago Bulls
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Being guarded by a nine-time NBA All-Defensive First Team selection, electric 76ers rookie Allen Iverson managed to embarrass Chicago Bulls superstar Michael Jordan at the CoreStates Center in Philadelphia 16 years ago this week on March 12, 1997. Coming off a screen, a then 20-year-old Iverson, who Philadelphia chose out of Georgetown University first overall in the 1996 NBA Draft, encountered the 6-foot-6, 220 pound Jordan near the top of the key. Capitalizing on the moment, the 6-foot, 165 pound Iverson, a four-time scoring champion rated as the fifth greatest shooting guard ever by ESPN in 2008, outmaneuvered a then … Continue reading →
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