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The Mavericks excited fans by offering an invitation through their D-League to Allen Iverson just weeks ago to play for the Texas Legends, which he turned down via Twitter. It’s hard to believe AI will ever make a return to the court – especially after a judge ruled him an unfit parent with an alcohol problem, and ordered him to attend Alcoholics Anonymous meetings for a year.
According to TMZ:
“[Iverson] does not know how to manage the children; has little interest in learning to manage the children and has actually, at times, been a hindrance to their spiritual and emotional growth and development.
For example, he has refused to attend to an obvious and serious alcohol problem, which has caused him to do inappropriate things in the presence of the children while impaired.
The judge has awarded Tawanna legal and physical custody of the kids. Allen has some visitation rights … but ONLY if he abides by certain conditions.
Among them … Allen must NOT drink a drop of alcohol for the ...
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A judge who presided over Allen Iverson’s divorce ripped into the former NBA star’s parenting, stripped him of custody of his children, and ordered him to attend Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) to address his drinking problem, TMZ reports. The Atlanta judge recently signed off on Iverson’s divorce from ex-wife Tawanna, and awarded her legal and physical custody of the couple’s...
Tweet Things just keep getting worse for former NBA MVP Allen Iverson. After turning down an opportunity to play in the NBA Developmental League (NBDL) and a shot at reviving his career, TMZ reports that Iverson has also lost him $4.5 million Atlanta home due to defaulting on his mortgage: TMZ broke the story … [...]
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A judge has reportedly ordered Allen Iverson into an Alcoholics Anonymous program as part of his divorce settlement.
Allen Iverson is officially free of Tawanna Iverson, his now ex-wife and mother of his five kids, but not before the judge dropped the hammer on The Answer. In addition to signing off on the divorce, the Atlanta family court judge added some exceptionally harsh words in the final decree, basically calling the former NBA star a terrible father:
“[Iverson] does not know how to manage...
There was a time where Allen Iverson was once considered one of the best players in the NBA and a fan favorite off the court. Lately though, Iverson has had a hard fall from grace and it reportedly just got even worse.
Iverson is newly divorced from his ex-wife Tawanna Iverson. While the two are happy about the split, Tawanna also happens to be the mother of Iverson’s 5 children...
Perhaps former Philadelphia 76ers guard Allen Iverson should reconsider his decision to turn down an offer from the Texas Legends of the NBA's Development League.On Wednesday, the 37-year-old officially lost his home in Atlanta to foreclosure, according to TMZ. Iverson defaulted on the $1.2 million mortgage owed on the $4.5 million home, so Iverson's bank purchased the pad...
Allen Iverson has had his share of off-the-court issues since last playing in the NBA in 2010.
This week, his divorce with his wife, Tawanna Iverson, became final. His ex-wife has legal and physical custody over their five children and, to make matter’s worse, an Atlanta judge brought up Iverson’s many shortcomings as a father in the divorce decree.
In the decree, first...
There’s a lot going on with Allen Iverson these days. Last week AI declined an invitation to make a return to basketball via the D League, his divorce was finalized but, the judge allegedly ordered AI into counseling for alcohol abuse. This week we learn that “The Answer” has reportedly lost his Atlanta mansion to foreclosure.
Of course TMZ has all the details:
Not to long ago Allen Iverson was once considered one of the best players in the NBA. Along with his tattoos, braids and thugish demeanor he was even a fan [...]
If Allen Iverson wasn't the poster boy for everything an NBA player could do wrong off the court — he is now.
Arguably once considered the best pound-for-pound player in the league, A.I. has seen his share of financial, personal and marital troubles over the years but now a judge is calling the former NBA star a terrible father.
Iverson just officially became a single man...
Tough couple of days for A.I.
First, a judge says he is a drunk and bad parent, then he loses his crib to the bank per TMZ. Iverson had tried to save the mansion from going into foreclosure, but didn’t have enough funds (or decided it wasn’t worth the funds) to make it happen.
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The weekend was set, Super Bowl Sunday was finally here! On the grandest stage of them all, the Baltimore Ravens defeated the San Fransisco 49ers, 34-31. Unfortunately, half of the Superdome's lights shut off.
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