“Joel Embiid was snubbed of the Player of the Week honors and this is how he responded!”: NBA Twitter lauds the Sixers MVP for joining Allen Iverson in an impressive franchise record

Joel Embiid was unstoppable in Philly’s 10-point win over the Pels, dropping 42 points, 14 rebounds, 4 assists, and 4 blocks in only 33 minutes of game time. This past week, Joel Embiid had one of his best series of…

“If I come back here looking like Arnold Schwarzenegger, y’all gonna give me the MVP award automatically?” : When a frustrated Allen Iverson counter-questioned a reporter during the infamous ‘Practice’ press conference

Allen Iverson seemed very upset during that entire press conference. It was supposed to be a simple interview but Iverson took offense to most of the questions and turned it into an iconic rant. There is hardly any press conference…

“I cried when my mom made me practice basketball because I wanted to play football”: Allen Iverson describes his intense love for the game of football over basketball

Allen Iverson claimed to love football more than basketball, even crying when he had to go to basketball practice instead of football.  Allen Iverson was an 11x All-Star in his 14 seasons in the NBA and so it’s safe to…

“Allen Iverson is the only player to outscore Michael Jordan in the 983 opponents the latter faced as a Bulls”: A shocking statistic reveals The Answer had MJ’s number

An interesting statistic shows Allen Iverson is the only player to outscore Michael Jordan during the latter’s tenure in the Chicago Bulls. Probably, one of the greatest to ever play the game, Michael Jordan had opponents beat even before they…

“Ja Morant is the new Allen Iverson, 12 is the next Answer”: Grizzlies point guard gets love from NBA Twitter after his amazing 25-point night in the victory against the Bulls

Grizzlies All-Star in making, Ja Morant, wins social media back after getting sick of its toxicity just a few weeks back. Most of the top teams in both Conferences have tumbled in the last couple of weeks. Take the Brooklyn…

“I modeled a lot of my ball handing after what Allen Iverson did, but still gotta bet on myself”: Stephen Curry pays his respects to the Philly legend but picks himself over a prime AI

MVP Stephen Curry reveals who he would pick – prime Iverson or himself. Unsurprisingly, the Golden State Warriors leader selects himself over the Hall-Of-Famer. Stephen Curry and Allen Iverson are two of the most influential players to have set foot…

“Allen Iverson was the guy telling everybody ‘You can do it no matter what'”: Thierry Henry had high praise for the Sixers legend, citing how AI was an inspiration for Titi himself

Allen Iverson was such a magnetic personality on the court that even French legend Thierry Henry drew inspiration from his play. There’s something to be said for how much every single kid who took the court from the late 90s…

“I was always a huge fan of Allen Iverson”: Chris Paul reveals the reason behind choosing number 3 for his jersey and how it meshed with his initials

Veteran point guard Chris Paul reveals why he chose number 3 for his jersey and how Allen Iverson inspired him. Undoubtedly, a first-ballot Hall of Famer Chris Paul is one of the top point guards in the league today. Though…

“Allen Iverson is one of the hardest motherf***ers to referee”: Kyle Lowry hilariously narrates how referees didn’t bail him out with AI busting his as* on the Knuckleheads Podcast

Kyle Lowry confirms that referees themselves didn’t know how to handle Allen Iverson, much to the chagrin of the then-rookie. Allen Iverson won 4 scoring titles in one of the hardest scoring eras throughout league history. He and Tracy McGrady…

“I’m not comparable to Allen Iverson by any means”: Russell Westbrook dismisses comparisons with the Sixers legend

Russell Westbrook rejects his comparisons to Allen Iverson. The two former MVPs are some of the best talents to grace the NBA hardwood. When it comes to hustle and competitive drive to be the best, there is no one like…