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The Morning Call
Born from the fires of 2004 failures, Team USA Basketball now built to lasthim to fix. The 2004 team had been thrown together at the last second with a mi
Born from the fires of 2004 failures, Team USA Basketball now built to last
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
him to fix. The 2004 team had been thrown together at the last second with a mix of personalities and players - including Allen Iverson and Stephon Marbury - who didn't mix. Colangelo made it his mission to change that. And his plan for doing so... Read more
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Baller Status
Jeremy Lin Gets Braids, Twitter Says the Nets Will Win the Eastto do... for a long time." The hairstyle has the Internet talking, with some f
Jeremy Lin Gets Braids, Twitter Says the Nets Will Win the East
Baller Status / Posted 2 days ago
to do... for a long time." The hairstyle has the Internet talking, with some fans going as far as to comparing Lin to Allen Iverson, and even saying it's proof that the Brooklyn Nets are going to win the East. Jeremy Lin got the Sprewell... Read more
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The Daily Californian
NBA Top 25: honorable mentionsPandora’s box of NBA fashion, but completely ripping it apart with such swagger
NBA Top 25: honorable mentions
The Daily Californian / Posted 2 days ago
Pandora’s box of NBA fashion, but completely ripping it apart with such swagger and disrespect? The Answer, of course, is Allen Iverson. The 6-foot shooting guard from Georgetown, drafted first overall in a monster draft class featuring Steve Nash... Read more
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SportingNews
Charles Barkley berated teammates during practice while eating McDonald'sAllen Iverson may be the 76ers star best known for his aversion to practice, bu
Charles Barkley berated teammates during practice while eating McDonald's
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
Allen Iverson may be the 76ers star best known for his aversion to practice, but he apparently wasn't the only one. Former 76er Charles Barkley's practice routine included eating as much as it did working on his skills, at least according to former... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
Allen Iverson Drops Socks Collection With Stance [Photos] Last year, Allen Iverson signed on with Stance as part of its Punks & Poets t
Allen Iverson Drops Socks Collection With Stance [Photos]
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 2 days ago
Last year, Allen Iverson signed on with Stance as part of its Punks & Poets team. It’s little over a year later, and AI is dropping his own collection of socks with the brand. The collection... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Former NBA star looms large in little old Dunedingames for the Houston Rockets from 2002 to 2011 and was an eight-time NBA All S
Former NBA star looms large in little old Dunedin
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
games for the Houston Rockets from 2002 to 2011 and was an eight-time NBA All Star. Earlier this year, he was elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame alongside fellow giant Shaquille O'Neal and one-time NBA finalist Allen Iv... Read more
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give me sport
Shaquille O'Neal has a strange criticism of Tim Duncan's legacyever and Duncan was not on the list. The former center listed, in order; Michae
Shaquille O'Neal has a strange criticism of Tim Duncan's legacy
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
ever and Duncan was not on the list. The former center listed, in order; Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Julius Erving, Allen Iverson, Kobe Bryant and LeBron James. However, Shaq had a different outlook in his autobiography, which SportsCenter... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Shaq Says He Doesn't Consider Duncan a 'Big Man'that topic arose, per Heck, O'Neal named six players in the following order: Mi
Shaq Says He Doesn't Consider Duncan a 'Big Man'
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
that topic arose, per Heck, O'Neal named six players in the following order: Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Julius Erving, Allen Iverson, Kobe Bryant, and LeBron James. O'Neal's comments seemingly run counter to a quote he delivered about Duncan... Read more
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SportingNews
Shaq says Tim Duncan is not a 'big man'the top five discussion came back around, and O'Neal had a surprising list. He
Shaq says Tim Duncan is not a 'big man'
SportingNews / Posted 4 days ago
the top five discussion came back around, and O'Neal had a surprising list. He likes to place smaller guys first and listed off names in this order: Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Julius Erving, Allen Iverson, Kobe Bryant, and... Read more
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CBS Sports
Kanye West, Kim Kardashian, Taylor Swift drama as told through sports memesbeef is getting the full-on sports meme treatment. Of course Crying Jordan was
Kanye West, Kim Kardashian, Taylor Swift drama as told through sports memes
CBS Sports / Posted 4 days ago
beef is getting the full-on sports meme treatment. Of course Crying Jordan was the first to make an appearance: Allen Iverson and Tyronn Lue got in the mix as well: Taylor Swift Responds to Being Exposed as a Liar By Kim K (Video)... Read more
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The Daily Californian
NBA Top 25: 4-2a pretty annoying person to argue sports with. I value silly things over probab
NBA Top 25: 4-2
The Daily Californian / Posted 5 days ago
a pretty annoying person to argue sports with. I value silly things over probably more important stuff — I’ll still take Allen Iverson over Steve Nash because I appreciate on-court disrespect and swagger — and I disvalue things that should... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Kings rookie Malachi Richardson, and his hair, was groomed for NBAson gained an early appreciation of their favorite sport. No joke. At a very ea
Kings rookie Malachi Richardson, and his hair, was groomed for NBA
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
son gained an early appreciation of their favorite sport. No joke. At a very early age, Malachi became more familiar with Allen Iverson and Kobe Bryant than Dora the Explorer. “I remember watching basketball on TV when I was like 4 or 5 years... Read more
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Inside Hoops
Pistons re-sign Andre Drummondper game. He was named to the All-NBA Third Team and was selected to the NBA Al
Pistons re-sign Andre Drummond
Inside Hoops / Posted 7 days ago
per game. He was named to the All-NBA Third Team and was selected to the NBA All-Star team, becoming the first Piston since Allen Iverson (2009) and first Piston draft pick since Grant Hill (2000) to be named an all-star. Drummond also helped... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Even if it wins gold, U.S. Olympic basketball team has lost its lusterin Athens, where the best young players stayed on the bench while coach Larry B
Even if it wins gold, U.S. Olympic basketball team has lost its luster
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
in Athens, where the best young players stayed on the bench while coach Larry Brown misjudged his mission and overtrusted Allen Iverson. Out of those debacles came the Dream Team and then a refurbished USA Basketball, otherwise known as the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Fans flock to J.J. Watt's Reebok shoe launchin. Watt is not expected to be at the events. Watt joins Basketball Hall of Fa
Fans flock to J.J. Watt's Reebok shoe launch
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
in. Watt is not expected to be at the events. Watt joins Basketball Hall of Famers Shaquille O'Neal, Yao Ming and Allen Iverson as the only athletes to have a Reebok shoe named after him. Click through the gallery above to see photos from... Read more
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TSN
DeRozan's loyalty a rarity in today's NBAKarl Malone was not leaving Utah to join forces with Michael Jordan in Chicago;
DeRozan's loyalty a rarity in today's NBA
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
Karl Malone was not leaving Utah to join forces with Michael Jordan in Chicago; neither was Reggie Miller or Patrick Ewing. Allen Iverson, Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan, Dirk Nowitzki or Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, Isiah Thomas and Hakeem Olajuwon before... Read more
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SportingNews
Hall of Fame should enshrine only Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan in 2021class, all set to go for two days of ceremonies on Sept. 8-9. Shaquille O’Neal,
Hall of Fame should enshrine only Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan in 2021
SportingNews / Posted 9 days ago
class, all set to go for two days of ceremonies on Sept. 8-9. Shaquille O’Neal, one of the game’s all-time centers, and Allen Iverson, a premier scorer, will have to share the spotlight with eight other inductees: Michigan State coach Tom Izzo,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Tim Duncan leaves NBA as quietly as he enteredhis original teammates who withdrew only weeks before the 2004 Athens Games mos
Tim Duncan leaves NBA as quietly as he entered
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
his original teammates who withdrew only weeks before the 2004 Athens Games mostly because of terrorism fears, Duncan and Allen Iverson endured an altogether disappointing experience. Besides stumbling to the bronze medal, Duncan was so... Read more
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The Morning Call
Imagine Iverson and Duncan on the same team — it almost happenedWake Forest, but decided to stay for his final season. The Sixers had the No. 1
Imagine Iverson and Duncan on the same team — it almost happened
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
Wake Forest, but decided to stay for his final season. The Sixers had the No. 1 pick and chose eventual Hall of Fame guard Allen Iverson from Georgetown. The following year, the Sixers left the lottery with the No. 2 overall selection. The Spurs,... Read more
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ESPN
5-5: Best rookies, stories and more at summer leagueeverything else around him. Zhang Weiping, Tencent: Simmons. It's been 20 year
5-5: Best rookies, stories and more at summer league
ESPN / Posted 11 days ago
everything else around him. Zhang Weiping, Tencent: Simmons. It's been 20 years since the Sixers drafted a playmaker like Allen Iverson. They finally have one in Simmons, who could bring 25-plus wins to the team. The Sixers are crowded at center... Read more
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Philly.com
Ben Simmons will only be a superstar for 76ers if he stops passing on shotsthe Lakers. Let's be honest: The 76ers have not received this much positive at
Ben Simmons will only be a superstar for 76ers if he stops passing on shots
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
the Lakers. Let's be honest: The 76ers have not received this much positive attention from the rest of the country since Allen Iverson roamed the court in South Philadelphia. So was the show worth it and did the 76ers select the better of the... Read more
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NBA.com
Simmons ready to fulfill promise with fledgling Sixersthe house and jump-start the turnaround has begun. There hasn't been this level
Simmons ready to fulfill promise with fledgling Sixers
NBA.com / Posted 12 days ago
the house and jump-start the turnaround has begun. There hasn't been this level of anticipation around the Sixers since Allen Iverson in his prime. And even though Simmons hasn't done anything in the NBA yet, Brown is already thinking big about... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Michael Jordan covers SLAM magazine's 200th issuemarked its 200th issue by placing Michael Jordan on one of its two collectible
Michael Jordan covers SLAM magazine's 200th issue
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
marked its 200th issue by placing Michael Jordan on one of its two collectible covers. The other cover features Allen Iverson. The 200th issue of the basketball magazine also serves as it's throwback edition. Chicago native and ESPN... Read more
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NBA.com
Simmons ready to fulfill promise with fledgling Sixersthe house and jump-start the turnaround has begun. There hasn't been this level
Simmons ready to fulfill promise with fledgling Sixers
NBA.com / Posted 13 days ago
the house and jump-start the turnaround has begun. There hasn't been this level of anticipation around the Sixers since Allen Iverson in his prime. And even though Simmons hasn't done anything in the NBA yet, Brown is already thinking big about... Read more
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Daily Press
Vick contrite, mature in 'ambitious' documentaryraised. "I'd like to think we were as fair and balanced as we could be with al
Vick contrite, mature in 'ambitious' documentary
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
raised. "I'd like to think we were as fair and balanced as we could be with all the sources," Yanarella said. Much like Allen Iverson, a Basketball Hall of Famer from the Peninsula, Vick's fresh and almost defiant approach to quarterbacking... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Heat beat Hornets, force Game 7 in Miamiis pretty crazy, too,'' Batum said before the game. ''It's a unique experience.
Heat beat Hornets, force Game 7 in Miami
Yahoo Sports / Posted 16 days ago
is pretty crazy, too,'' Batum said before the game. ''It's a unique experience.'' STARS IN THE HOUSE NBA Hall of Famer Allen Iverson was in the crowd, along with former Carolina Panthers and current Green Bay Packers defensive end Julius... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Charles Barkley Not Thrilled With Durant’s Decision To ‘Gravy Train’ On Warriors Team To Win A TitleKarl Malone and John Stockton -- we think we're pretty damn good.” Other NBA g
Charles Barkley Not Thrilled With Durant’s Decision To ‘Gravy Train’ On Warriors Team To Win A Title
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 16 days ago
Karl Malone and John Stockton -- we think we're pretty damn good.” Other NBA greats who’ve never won a title include Allen Iverson, Reggie Miller, Dominique Wilkins, George Gervin and Elgin Baylor. “Kevin Durant was a bus driver in OKC, now... Read more
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ESPN
Warriors, Durant union has roots in 2010 FIBA World Championshipbecause of his Philly experience, where a rabid local media shredded a young, p
Warriors, Durant union has roots in 2010 FIBA World Championship
ESPN / Posted 17 days ago
because of his Philly experience, where a rabid local media shredded a young, pass-first wing for being something less than Allen Iverson. A sincere, emotional Iguodala brought that up too, conveying how money and status can't compare to his current... Read more
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CBS Sports
By picking Warriors, Kevin Durant wisely chooses winning over loyaltytrade all the love, free drinks and good will in Utah for a single piece of har
By picking Warriors, Kevin Durant wisely chooses winning over loyalty
CBS Sports / Posted 18 days ago
trade all the love, free drinks and good will in Utah for a single piece of hardware. Patrick Ewing, Charles Barkley, Allen Iverson -- it is a long list you need to avoid if you are at Durant's rare level of greatness. We've seen this movie... Read more
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give me sport
Ben Simmons has officially sealed the deal with the Philadelphia 76ersinto the playoffs in seventh place. That shows the dire straights the organisa
Ben Simmons has officially sealed the deal with the Philadelphia 76ers
give me sport / Posted 19 days ago
into the playoffs in seventh place. That shows the dire straights the organisation has experienced since the glory days of Allen Iverson, however, with a plethora of lottery picks in recent years it was reasonably expected that Philly's fortunes... Read more
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Perth Now
Aussie star Simmons signs rich Sixers dealthey can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmon
Aussie star Simmons signs rich Sixers deal
Perth Now / Posted 19 days ago
they can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmons, the first top pick for the Sixers since Allen Iverson in 1996, averaged 19.2 points and 11.8 rebounds in his lone US college season at Louisiana State. The Sixers’... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Simmons’ multi-million dollar signingthey can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmon
Simmons’ multi-million dollar signing
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
they can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmons, the first top pick for the Sixers since Allen Iverson in 1996, averaged 19.2 points and 11.8 rebounds in his lone US college season at Louisiana State. The Sixers’... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Simmons’ multi-million dollar signingthey can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmon
Simmons’ multi-million dollar signing
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
they can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmons, the first top pick for the Sixers since Allen Iverson in 1996, averaged 19.2 points and 11.8 rebounds in his lone US college season at Louisiana State. The Sixers’... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Simmons’ multi-million dollar signingthey can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmon
Simmons’ multi-million dollar signing
Adelaide Now / Posted 19 days ago
they can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmons, the first top pick for the Sixers since Allen Iverson in 1996, averaged 19.2 points and 11.8 rebounds in his lone US college season at Louisiana State. The Sixers’... Read more
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Herald Sun
Aussie star Simmons signs rich Sixers dealthey can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmon
Aussie star Simmons signs rich Sixers deal
Herald Sun / Posted 19 days ago
they can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmons, the first top pick for the Sixers since Allen Iverson in 1996, averaged 19.2 points and 11.8 rebounds in his lone US college season at Louisiana State. The Sixers’... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
All About the Benjamin: Aussie Simmons signs with Sixersthey can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmon
All About the Benjamin: Aussie Simmons signs with Sixers
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 days ago
they can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmons, the first top pick for the Sixers since Allen Iverson in 1996, averaged 19.2 points and 11.8 rebounds in his lone US college season at Louisiana State. The Sixers'... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aussie star Simmons signs rich Sixers dealthey can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmon
Aussie star Simmons signs rich Sixers deal
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
they can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmons, the first top pick for the Sixers since Allen Iverson in 1996, averaged 19.2 points and 11.8 rebounds in his lone US college season at Louisiana State. The Sixers’... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Aussie star Simmons signs rich Sixers dealthey can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmon
Aussie star Simmons signs rich Sixers deal
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
they can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmons, the first top pick for the Sixers since Allen Iverson in 1996, averaged 19.2 points and 11.8 rebounds in his lone US college season at Louisiana State. The Sixers’... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Aussie star Simmons signs rich Sixers dealthey can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmon
Aussie star Simmons signs rich Sixers deal
Adelaide Now / Posted 19 days ago
they can close deals, although they may now negotiate terms with teams. Simmons, the first top pick for the Sixers since Allen Iverson in 1996, averaged 19.2 points and 11.8 rebounds in his lone US college season at Louisiana State. The Sixers’... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NBA Finals hangover? Here are more real-life sports stories for youthese real-life sports stories: Iverson This unfiltered documentary follows th
NBA Finals hangover? Here are more real-life sports stories for you
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
these real-life sports stories: Iverson This unfiltered documentary follows the rocky life and stratospheric career of Allen Iverson, an NBA icon who left an indelible mark on the sport. Hoop Dreams Two of Chicago’s top high school basketball... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Switch It Up: Your Kid Won't Go Pro If They're Focusing On One Sportchild possess the talent to play professionally, the sport that made more than
Switch It Up: Your Kid Won't Go Pro If They're Focusing On One Sport
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 21 days ago
child possess the talent to play professionally, the sport that made more than a few pros household names was secondary. Allen Iverson is on his way to the NBA Hall of Fame and basketball was just something he did to keep in shape after football... Read more
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SB Nation
Sports greatest heartaches are all improved with the 'This is Fine' memeLosing the Super Bowl is fine. 2. Calling timeout is fine. 3. Being knocked o
Sports greatest heartaches are all improved with the 'This is Fine' meme
SB Nation / Posted 23 days ago
Losing the Super Bowl is fine. 2. Calling timeout is fine. 3. Being knocked out is fine. 4. Being stepped over by Allen Iverson is fine. 5. Losing the NBA title is fine. 6. Remember when we said being knocked out is fine? 7. Running... Read more
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Sports Grid
U.S. Men’s Olympic Basketball Roster Set: Could Be Weakest Since 2004Basketball Team So IMO this is the weakest USA men’s roster since 2004, when C
U.S. Men’s Olympic Basketball Roster Set: Could Be Weakest Since 2004
Sports Grid / Posted 25 days ago
Basketball Team So IMO this is the weakest USA men’s roster since 2004, when Carmelo Anthony, Carlos Boozer, Tim Duncan, Allen Iverson, LeBron James, Richard Jefferson, Stephon Marbury, Shawn Marion, Lamar Odom, Emeka Okafor, Amar’e Stoudemire... Read more
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Daily Mail
Justin Timberlake slammed for praising Jesse Williams' BET speechthough, and one Twitter user posted a meme of Justin when he wore corn rows in
Justin Timberlake slammed for praising Jesse Williams' BET speech
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
though, and one Twitter user posted a meme of Justin when he wore corn rows in the early 2000s next to basketball star Allen Iverson also with corn rows in and pulling a funny face. The user added the star's quote underneath saying, '''We are... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Marcotti: German adjustments pay dividendsas fast. Draxler floated into space in a left-wing position and beat Kucka with
Marcotti: German adjustments pay dividends
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 26 days ago
as fast. Draxler floated into space in a left-wing position and beat Kucka with the kind of ankle-breaking move of which Allen Iverson would have been proud. He skipped to the by-line and cut it back for Gomez who punched it in to make it... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
If Ben Simmons is the question, Who's 'The Answer'?JIM LITKE AP Sports Columnist Published: June 26, 2016 7:00 AM If Ben Simmons
If Ben Simmons is the question, Who's 'The Answer'?
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 27 days ago
JIM LITKE AP Sports Columnist Published: June 26, 2016 7:00 AM If Ben Simmons is the question, who's The Answer? Allen Iverson, of course. No. 1 picks are always an expensive roll of the dice. Teams that make those selections are, by... Read more
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The Age
NBA Draft 2016: Ben Simmons No.1 pick by Philadelphia 76ersof the NBA Summer League. He will follow in the footsteps of Sixers greats lik
NBA Draft 2016: Ben Simmons No.1 pick by Philadelphia 76ers
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
of the NBA Summer League. He will follow in the footsteps of Sixers greats like Julius "Dr J" Erving, Moses Malone and Allen Iverson. In all three superstars, the Sixers put their faith and each delivered while building historically great... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NBA Draft 2016: Ben Simmons No.1 pick by Philadelphia 76ersof the NBA Summer League. He will follow in the footsteps of Sixers greats lik
NBA Draft 2016: Ben Simmons No.1 pick by Philadelphia 76ers
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
of the NBA Summer League. He will follow in the footsteps of Sixers greats like Julius "Dr J" Erving, Moses Malone and Allen Iverson. In all three superstars, the Sixers put their faith and each delivered while building historically great... Read more
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New York Post
Knicks’ recent point guard history is not very inspiringfree agent and he was only so-so. Ward was a solid presence for a decade. Arrow
Knicks’ recent point guard history is not very inspiring
New York Post / Posted 27 days ago
free agent and he was only so-so. Ward was a solid presence for a decade. Arrow: Even. Mark Jackson (left) drives against Allen Iverson during a game in 2002.Photo: N.Y. Post: Charles Wenzelberg JACKSON II (2002) — He actually averaged a... Read more
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