The Philadelphia 76ers will be honoring franchise legend Allen Iverson by retiring his No. 3 jersey. The ceremony will take place on March 1. Iverson formally announced his NBA retirement on October 31. During his announcement, Iverson spoke of his love of the city of Philadelphia and the Sixers franchise: “I’m gonna always be a Sixer, ‘til the day I die,” A.I. said, thanking the fans of Philadelphia. ”These fans are me. I am Philadelphia. When you think Philadelphia basketball, you think Allen Iverson. And I fought for that. I earned that.” The little big man averaged 27.6 points, 6.1 assists, 3.9 rebounds and 2.3 steals in 12 seasons with the Philadelphia 76ers, winning a MVP and leading the Sixers to the NBA Finals in 2001. The post Allen Iverson’s No. 3 Jersey to Be Retired by Philadelphia 76ers appeared first on Basketball Bicker.