I had an opportunity to put them away and I couldn't do itKings continue the journey without Webber May 10, 2003
I don't know if too many teams can play as physical as these guys (Hornets) canPhiladelphia 107, New Orleans 103 May 03, 2003
I just shot up there real fast, the ball was right there, and I was able to take it and put it inPhiladelphia 107, New Orleans 103 May 03, 2003
I always thought that when I left the game, it would be because I couldn't help my team (but) that is not the caseReport: Iverson announces NBA retirement Nov 25, 2009
I just want to thank everybody for their support this season and it's an honor that the fans have voted me into the All-Star Game as a starterIverson to start in All-Star Game Jan 21, 2010
Allen Ezail Iverson (born June 7, 1975) is an American professional basketball player. He was selected by the Philadelphia 76ers with the number one pick in the 1996 NBA Draft. He was named the NBA Rookie of the Year in the 1996–97 season. Iverson is an eleven-time NBA All-Star which includes winning the All-Star MVP award in 2001 and 2005.
Winning the NBA scoring title during the 1998–99, 2000–01, 2001–02 and 2004–05 seasons, Iverson was one of the most prolific scorers in NBA history, despite his small stature (listed at 6 feet, 0 inches). His regular season career scoring average of 26.7 points per game ranks sixth all-time, and his playoff career scoring average of 29.7 points per game is second only to Michael Jordan. Iverson was also the NBA Most Valuable Player of the 2000–01 season and led his team to the 2001 NBA Finals the same season. Iverson represented the United States at the 2004 Summer Olympics, winning the Bronze medal. He also played for the Denver Nuggets, Detroit Pistons and the Memphis Grizzlies, before returning to the 76ers for part of the 2009-10 season.
He was rated the 5th greatest NBA shooting guard of all time by ESPN in 2008.