Originally written on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 1/29/13
I am not sure if it is pride or he just doesn’t have the desire to play anymore, but A.I. just refuses to take the necessary steps to try to make a comeback to the NBA. Both the Lakers and Mavericks, two well respected franchises have offered him D-League assignments with the hope of him getting in shape to make a return to the NBA. Twice A.I. has declined, for reasons that don’t make any sense. Iverson went on his Twitter and released a statement explaining why he was turning down this golden opportunity. I thank Donnie and Dallas for the consideration and while I think the D-League is a great opportunity, it is not the route for me. I realize my actions contributed to my early departure from the NBA, should God provide me another opportunity I will give it my all. My dream has always been to complete my legacy in the NBA. To my fans, I love yall! Not a day goes by that I am not asked when am I coming back, we all must accept my return is not up to just me. At least, he realizes a ...
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