Archive for December, 2010

King Iverson has perfect ring to it

High on AI … Sydney Kings keep the Allen Iverson dream alive. Source: AP The man behind the move to reignite the NBL by signing Allen Iverson has this message for the former NBA all-star. “Dude, please come to Australia.

NBA Power Rankings: The Top 10 Player-Coaches in the NBA

In the NBA, team chemistry is pivotal toward ascertaining the ultimate goal of winning a championship.

NBA Rumors: Top 5 NBA Destinations For Allen Iverson

Like so many NBA players before him, Allen Iverson has jumped the pond to refine his basketball skills.

Area coaches put premium on practice

Published Dec. 17 at 2:50 a.m. The Andale boys have lost two of their first three basketball games in the final minutes - and nearly lost the third the same way - despite playing well for the majority of those games.

Iverson Update

Last week there were numerous rumors circulating around the internet and main stream media that Allen Iverson could be close to bolting from Besiktas and returning to United States.

Green fitting in nicely with the Hornets

Willie Green spent four years with the 76ers as a teammate of elite player Allen Iverson.

Holiday up for another test

The accelerated education of second-year 76ers point guard Jrue Holiday continues on Sunday with his second straight assignment against one of the NBA’s elite point guards.

Hokies’ freshmen basketball players adjust to college game

File October Jarell Eddie practices with student manager Jarred Jenkins at the Hahn Hurst Basketball Practice Center before the start of the season.

Turkey: Ready for the Shaq Attack?

Is the Turkey becoming the go-to country for fading former NBA stars looking for one last shot at glory? First it was former 76′ers star Allen Iverson, who was recently brought to Turkey to join Besiktas, an Istanbul team that’s part of the country’s premier basketball league.

Report: Besiktas says Shaq to join team

Report: Besiktas says Shaq to join team NewsCore Updated Dec 8, 2010 5:01 PM ET The general manager of Turkish basketball club Besiktas claimed Wednesday that Boston Celtics center Shaquille O’Neal will join the team next season, according to the basketball news website Hoopsnotes.

Allen Iverson: The Greatest Little Big Man of All-Time

He’s barely six feet tall and had led the Philadelphia 76ers to the playoffs six years in a row and the NBA Finals in 2001.

Iverson Pays Tribute to Veteran Sixers Reporter Jasner

Allen Iverson has been accused of being selfish more than a few times over his career.

Powers shown in NBA

We have reached the quarter pole of the NBA season and the makeup of the league has been clearly defined.

Dick Jerardi: Phil Jasner was consummate professional and treasured friend

Phil Jasner and Dick Jerardi were ‘Daily News Live’ panelists in 2004 with NBA executive Stu Jackson and NBA scout Steve Rosenberry.

Iverson says he’s happy in Turkey

Former NBA star Allen Iverson says he’s happy with his new career in Turkey. Iverson has addressed rumors he wants out, telling his followers on Twitter that “I am very happy here in Istanbul.