Stephen A. Smith:
Once upon a time it was hard to decipher what was more difficult to
stomach: the foolish, detrimental behavior of a professional athlete or
the apologists disguised as their inner circle, eager to excuse the
inexcusable. And then there came Allen Iverson, who didn’t make it
difficult at all. Continue reading “The backlash from Iverson report” »
It was about as unexpected as Andy Reid saying he has to do a better job after an Eagles loss.
The Sixers yesterday announced that guard Allen Iverson’s contract will be guaranteed for the remainder of the season. Continue reading “Iverson guaranteed through rest of Sixers' season” »
DENVER – By Wednesday, the 76ers must decide to either retain or waive Allen Iverson.
Last night, Sixers coach Eddie Jordan said he expected the 34-year-old
point guard to remain with the team for the rest of the season. Continue reading “Sixers Notes: 76ers must soon decide about Iverson” »
By PHIL JASNER
Jerry Stackhouse played a little more than one season with the 76ers as
a teammate of Allen Iverson. They were both too young, too frisky, too
determined to be "the man." And they didn’t have a point guard. Continue reading “Stackhouse: Philly the one place where A.I. could do well” »
By Kate Fagan
OKLAHOMA CITY – Fittingly, the ball is in Allen Iverson’s hands.
Yesterday, according to a source close to the negotiations, the 76ers offered Iverson a non-guaranteed contract for this season.
Continue reading “Source: 76ers awaiting Iverson's answer on offer” »
by Stephen A. Smith
Allen Iverson not only may come out of retirement in a matter of days. But he also could very well return to the franchise where all of his glory began. Continue reading “Sixers appear ready to bring back Iverson” »
Allen Iverson announced that he’s retiring from the NBA. But is that really the last we’ve seen from him? Continue reading “Is Iverson Having a Change of Heart?” »
Just to be clear on this, Allen Iverson is not walking through that door. But the possibility is something the Celtics have considered – and could revisit. Continue reading “No big plans for Allen Iverson, yet” »
BY Frank Isola
The answer to The Answer appears to be yes. Donnie Walsh said Wednesday night that the Knicks have yet to make a
final decision on whether to sign Allen Iverson but the Knicks
president hinted that the club is leaning strongly in that direction.
Continue reading “Miami Heat also interested” »