Found October 28, 2013 on Philadunkia:
The Sixers signed former BYU player Brandon Davies. Lebron calls Allen Iverson ‘pound for pound the greatest player ever’. We all know the Sixers are in full tank mode, but thanks to Tony Manfred at the Business Journal, you can see that the Suns are in Winless for Wiggins mode as well. Dwayne C. Nelson at Yahoo Sports reviews 5 reasons why Philadunkia nation will always love “The Answer”. A quick “76ers” search on craigslist produces this sweet jacket. Bob Cooney of writes that cutting Royce White was “tough” for Hinkie and Brown. Dei Lynam of writes that Brett Brown is aware that MCW1 has a tough road ahead of him this season. Over at The Point Forward, Rob Mahoney has an interesting prediction for “The Enigma” in 2013-14. Christopher A. Vito at the Delco Times gets a few quotes from Thad on the possibility of being traded by Hinkie & Co. Via Twitter we learn that the Sixers are going to hold a “historic” press conference on Wednesday. Also on Twitter we learn that Kwame Brown is a long way from returning to action.

Video: Allen Iverson’s official retirement press conference

Tweet Wednesday before the season opener, Philadelphia 76ers great Allen Iverson made his NBA retirement official. The Sixers held a press conference for Iverson to make his announcement: Iverson was one of the true bridges between the 90′s era of basketball and the 00′s, setting trends with his freestyle of play, his cornrows and unique...

LeBron gives high praise to Allen Iverson

Just yesterday Heat Rising reported the kind words King James had for Derrick Rose. Today, LeBron continued his love fest, this time for soon-to-be retired 76er all-time great Allen Iverson. James told ESPN the Mags' Chris Broussard that Iverson is "Pound-for-pound, probably the greatest player who ever played." Not that he was good player... Or someone...

Allen Iverson Announces Retirement From NBA After 14 Seasons (Video)

The Answer has given his final answer, “I’m formally announcing my retirement from basketball.” Allen Iverson, who played 14 seasons in the NBA, hanged up his popular headband, Iverson-3 sneakers and Philadelphia 76ers jersey on Wednesday in the Well Fargo Center, home of the Sixers. His emotional speech consisted of thanking Michael Jordan for giving him belief to achieve...

LeBron On Allen Iverson: “He’s Pound For Pound The Greatest Player Ever’

Allen Iverson is set to officially retire Wednesday, and the compliments are already flowing out. Reigning league MVP, and back to back NBA champion LeBron James was asked his thoughts on Iverson as a player.  James has always been complimentary of Iverson, and recently said that the Answer was his second favorite player growing up. James told Harvey Araton that Iverson ‘pound...

Live Stream: Allen Iverson Retirement Press Conference

The Answer, Allen Iverson is retiring today, and being loyal readers of BlackSportsOnline, I command you to watch. No seriously, regardless of how you might feel, Allen Iverson has been a presence in my life, and so many others.  It’s a Philadelphia thing, an Iverson thing, that some of you might not understand.  

LeBron James says Allen Iverson may be best ‘pound for pound’ player ever to play basketball

Miami Heat star LeBron James thinks Allen Iverson might be the 'pound for pound' player in NBA history.

SMU Commit Emmanuel Mudiay Jumps Over Allen Iverson for Dunk (Video)

Allen Iverson is set to officially retire as a 76er in a few days, but first he had to make a stop in Dallas, Texas, to participate in the midnight madness festivities for Prime Prep Academy, and visit his former coach, Larry Brown at SMU. Emmanuel Mudiay is the top point guard in the class of 2014, and recently picked SMU over John Calipari’s Kentucky Wildcats. Mudiay and Prime...

The argument for 76ers keeping Kwame Brown over Royce White

The amateur capologist in me returns to explain why keeping Kwame over Royce White somehow makes sense. As we've detailed on this site, the Sixers made their first (and definitely not last) round of roster cuts, with partial/non-guaranteed players Vander Blue, Mac Koshwal, and my fellow former Temple student Khalif Wyatt hitting the road. Joining them in a bit of a shocker is...

Dwyane Wade On Facing Allen Iverson As A Rookie: ‘I Was Scared As Sh*t’

Allen Iverson will officially retire as a Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday, and the moment will allow for some amazing memories that were provided by the ‘Answer.’ Dwyane Wade was asked about Iverson at the Heat’s practice on Monday, and one of his fondest memories of Iverson came when Flash was just a rookie. While talking to Ethan Skolnick of Bleacher Report, Wade said he...

LeBron James says Allen Iverson is the greatest player ever

LeBron James said that Allen Iverson is the greatest player ever Before you flip out and say “whoa, what about Michael Jordan,” allow me to explain the context of the title. LeBron James believes that Allen Iverson is the greatest pound-for-pound NBA player ever. And ‘Bron might have a point. Allen Iverson by most people’s account was not his listed height of six feet tall...

LeBron James Calls Allen Iverson The Best Pound-for-Pound Player Ever

The Big Leagues King James gives props to AI, “The Floyd Mayweather” of basketball.

Heat at 76ers game preview

Time: 7 p.m., WednesdayTV: Sun Sports Brett Brown watched from the San Antonio bench as an assistant coach while the Miami Heat closed out the Spurs in seven games to win their second straight NBA title in June. Miami looked every bit as good in its season opener as Brown remembers, and he'll likely have an even tougher challenge trying to slow down the visiting Heat on Wednesday...

Thad Young well aware of possibility Sixers could trade him this season

Sixers head coach Brett Brown said earlier this week that his team — the guys who are actually healthy enough to play this season — consists of just six NBA players. Three of those are veterans, and all are possible candidates to be traded before the season is through. Thaddeus Young, Spencer Hawes, and Evan Turner are all players who could bring back further pieces for the...

Fo’ with the Foes: Miami Heat

This 2013-14 opening day edition of “Fo’ with the Foes” – Philadunkia’s advanced scouting series which with the help of an accomplished journalist from around the NBA beat or blog world, previews key upcoming 76ers games – features tonight’s opponent, the Miami Heat who are the two time defending NBA Champions. After the jump, I’ll look a Fo’ key items for tonight’s...
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