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Allen Iverson, one of the greatest players to ever grace an NBA floor. The first overall pick of the 1996 NBA draft. A 6 foot guard from Georgetown. Allen Iverson made an immediate impact on the Philadelphia 76ers by winning rookie of the year and taking the franchise on his back for the next decade. For ten years A.I. was the face of the franchise and one of the faces of the NBA. While in Philly, A.I. made his career legendary with 4 scoring titles, 2 all-star MVPs, a regular season MVP, and numerous 1st team all-NBA selections. His 26.7 ppg are 6th all-time in NBA history and his 29.7 ppg playoff average is only 2nd behind Michael Jordan in NBA history.
So what happened to this once dominant player who captivated a nation with his gritty play and determination to win? His career took a downward turn once traded from the 76ers to the Denver Nuggets. Still the prominent scorer, but it looked as if he left his heart in Philly… READ MORE…
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Former NBA star Allen Iverson has started up a new career of being a public speaker. According to Iverson's website -- AllenIverson3.net -- the former basketball star is willing to speak at any corporate retreat that request his services.During the off season, Allen is available for corporate appearance, autograph signings, product endorsements, basketball camps and VIP Meet...
On Friday, August 10th Reebok will re-release Allen Iverson’s most iconic signature shoe, the Answer IV, which he sported throughout the 2000/01 season. The shoe is a certified classic… an iconic throwback to the absolute height of Iverson’s legend. During the season of the Answer IV we saw AI lead the league in scoring (31.1 PPG), win All-Star and regular season MVP awards...
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Andre Iguodala has always been a misplaced superstar.
Wedged between Allen Iverson's career in Philadelphia and whatever comes next, Iguodala has at times been asked to be a sidekick and superstar. In each role, he has found some success but not ultimate success. After all, Philadelphia has been out of the first round just once since Iverson was traded in 2008.