Allen Iverson

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Who Wore It Best? 5 Injury Protective Gear Worn By Athletes

Protective injury gear is becoming more popular in professional sports these days and athletes are taking the opportunity to make a fashion statement (and endorsement deals). So who wore theirs the best?


Allen Iverson and LeBron James during the 58th NBA All-Star Game. Copyright 2009 NBAE  (Photo by Garrett Ellwood/NBAE/Getty Images)

LeBron: Iverson Is ‘Pound-For-Pound Probably The Greatest’ Ever

LeBron James told ESPN that Allen Iverson was “pound-for-pound, probably the greatest player who ever played.”


A general view as the St. John's Red Storm play against the Pittsburgh Panthers during their first-round game of the 2012 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Keidel: Not So Big East — Once-Great Conference Will Soon Be A Carcass

Soon the Big East will be a carcass, an empty vessel inside which will grow the weeds of recollections, snapshots and video tape. Some things evolve, other devolve.


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Lichtenstein: Nets Come Up Big In Brooklyn Home Opener

The Nets’ opening night win at Barclays Center was a big step forward for the revitalized franchise.


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Keidel: Headline Muse

We want to know something about our sports figures beyond the superficial. We want to know what makes them tick to the tune of great accomplishment.

But where’s the line between salient and salacious?


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B&C Morning Show: Craig Isn’t ‘Too Sexy’ To Ask Boomer For A Favor; Pro Basketball On TV?

Craig is a very proud man, so when he asked Boomer to use his juice to score him four tickets to the upcoming Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show (which will air Nov. 29 on CBS), we all were a little taken aback.


Former NBA star Allen Iverson is surrounded by cheering supporters of Besiktas at the Ataturk airport in Istanbul, Turkey, Monday, Nov. 8, 2010. Iverson signed a two-year $4 million contract to play for the Turkish basketball team Besiktas. (AP Photo/Ibrahim Usta)

Iverson Arrives In Istanbul For Turkish Stint

Former NBA star Allen Iverson arrived in Istanbul on Monday to begin a stint with Turkish club Besiktas, promising to give fans “something they haven’t seen before.”


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Iverson Headed To Turkey, Press Conference In NY Friday

Allen Iverson has agreed in principle to a $4 million, two-year contract with the Turkish professional basketball team Besiktas.