Archive for August, 2009

Charlotte may not be right answer for Iverson

They both have Carolina ties and supervised Allen Iverson. Former Philadelphia 76ers general manager Billy King warns Iverson can be stubborn and self-absorbed and doubts he would change as a Charlotte Bobcat.

Billy King disses A.I.

Former Sixers president/general manager Billy King takes some shots at Allen Iverson in Friday’s Charlotte Observer.

NBA Capsules: Iverson to Memphis? GM not confirming offer

The Memphis Grizzlies general manager refuses to confirm whether the team has made a formal offer to Allen Iverson.

Iverson Is Too Good to End His Career In Memphis.

Allen Iverson is too good to come off the bench. For any team. Too good to play only 25 to 28 minutes a night; too good to be asked to take only 14 shots per game; still too good to be asked to be a second or third option, unless hes with LeBron, Kobe or D-Wade; too good to end his career in Memphis.

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Iverson’s Twitter account: “When you see me again you will think that I am fresh out of Georgetown!” Are Miami, New York and Charlotte the teams that Allen Iverson is interested in signing with? Yes, according to a post on Iverson’s Twitter account on Tuesday.

Simmons: NBA playoffs mailbag, Part 2

If you missed Part 1 of the two-part mega-NBA playoff mailbag, click here . As always, these are actual e-mails from actual readers.

Thinking of an Answer

Fast forward a couple years.A How quickly we forget.A After a couple statistically solid, but overall underwhelming seasons as a Nugget, and a disastrous stop in Detroit, Allen is on the market again, with very few suitors, as most have written The Answer off as a oeover the hill,a and a oepast his prime.a A Although, I have no real rebuttal to the …

Is Iverson suited for Bobcats uniform?

Allen Iverson during a 2006 game as a Denver Nugget, before he was traded to the Detroit Pistons.

Hochman: Richardson one player definitely on the move

This summer, the NBA’s Quentin Richardson has been traded more times than Kyle Orton has thrown an interception, and that’s saying something.

Exploring the Point Guard Scrap Heap

The re-signing of Anthony Carter by the Nuggets on Friday endedA any potential possibility of one of the best free agents points out there joiningA the C’s. With the signing, it’s time to take a quick look at the remaining market out there.

Overseas Ballers Growing, should we worry?

Former Memphis player Robert Dozier has accepted a contract to play outside of the NBA this year.

Allen Iverson going to the Indiana Pacers or Oklahoma City Thunder?

This morning I ran into an article about a writer over hearing Iverson’s agent Leon Rose talking about offers Iverson has got that nobody knows about.

Economy burdens ‘folders’

So, what was this offseason about in the NBA? The rich getting richer, that’s what.

Race for Kleiza down to Denver and Olympiacos?

Still in free-agent limbo is Team Lithuania’s Linas Kleiza, with an apparent lack of NBA interest in the former Denver Nugget resulting in few reported offers from the United States.

Allen Iverson going to the Indiana Pacers or Oklahoma City Thunder?

This morning I ran into an article about a writer over hearing Iverson’s agent Leon Rose talking about offers Iverson has got that nobody knows about.