Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  By By Tully Corcoran  |  Last updated 8/21/13
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According to SLAM Magazine , Allen Iverson is going to announce his retirement -- which is funny, because you don't hear washed-up public figures like Chingy or Tila Tequila announcing that they won't be doing anything anymore. Allen Iverson isn't retiring. He's accepting what everybody else already knew. He's done. Allen Iverson's ability and Allen Iverson's NBA are both things of the past. SLAM doesn't name its source, but it does quote that source extensively. "He had a magnificent career, and he enjoyed every minute of it," the source said. "He enjoyed the places basketball took him, he enjoyed the camaraderie with his teammates and he especially enjoyed that his job was playing the game that he loved. He loves his fans more than anyone. He loves how they ask for his return constantly, on the streets and on the Internet. But now that they know it's not happening, he can just focus on his future endeavors." Iverson, 38, last played in the NBA in 2010 -- but his career really ...
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