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Allen Iverson

Biography

Star shooting safeguard for the Philadelphia 76ers from 1996 to 2006. He was called NBA MVP in 2001, chosen to 11 consecutive All-Star video games from 2000 to 2010, and he led the 76ers towards the NBA Finals in 2001, where they dropped to the LA Lakers in five video games. He performed quarterback for his Bethel SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL football group, leading the group to a Virginia condition tournament. He was a 4-period NBA scoring champ and ESPN called him the 5th greatest NBA capturing guard ever in 2008. He grew up by his solitary mom, Ann Iverson and he previously five kids with Tawanna Turner before they divorced in 2013. Early in his profession, he drawn a popular crossover dribble on JORDAN before the home group in Philly.

Quick Facts


Full Name Allen Iverson
Salary 2 million USD
Date Of Birth June 7, 1975
Place Of Birth Hampton, VA
Height 1.83 m
Weight 75 kg
Profession Basketball Player
Education Bethel High School, Georgetown University
Nationality American
Spouse Tawanna Turner
Children Isaiah Rahsaan Iverson, Tiaura Iverson, Dream Alijha Iverson, Messiah Lauren Iverson, Allen Iverson II
Parents Allen Broughton, Ann Iverson
Siblings Iiesha Iverson, Brandy Iverson, Mister Allen Iverson
Awards NBA Most Valuable Player Award, NBA Rookie of the Year Award, All-NBA Team, NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award, NBA All-Rookie Team, BET Award for Sportsman of the Year
Nominations Best NBA Player ESPY Award, Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Athlete
Movies Like Mike, 1 Love, NBA: Lights Out!, The Game: Vol. 1, Fat Joe: Follow the Don
Star Sign Gemini

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#Fact
1Held a press conference to express his displeasure with Sixers coach Larry Brown. [May 2002]
2Playing with US Olympic Basketball team [August 2004]
3Agreed in principle on a two-year, $4 million, contract with Besiktas Cola Turka of the Turkish Basketball League (Istanbul, Turkey). [October 2010]
4Playing point guard for the Philadelphia 76ers. [November 2005]
5He and wife Tawanna welcomed their fourth child, daughter Messiah Lauren Iverson on August 16, 2005 at 11:47 AM, weighing 6 lbs, 12 ounces.
6Olympic Bronze Medalist (2004 - Basketball).
7Allen's third child, son Isaiah Rahsaan, was named for Isiah Thomas and the late Rahsaan Langford, Allen Iverson's close friend who was shot to death in October 2001.
8He founded the Crossover Foundation.
9Wife Tawanna, gave birth to their 3rd child, Isaiah Rahsaan Iverson, the baby weighted 7 lbs. and was born at 9:30 A.M. on August 8, 2003.
10Lives on the same street as M. Night Shyamalan.
11Since 1998, he has hosted the Allen Iverson Celebrity Classic to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Hampton Roads, Virginia.
12Named after his father, Allen Broughton, who left the family and never married Iverson's mother.
13Georgetown University's all-time leading scorer.
14Released a rap album, Slow Motion, with appearances by his friends Ma$e, Jermaine Dupri, Da Brat and Kool-G-Rap.
15Led the Bethel High School Bruins (Hampton, Virginia) to the 1993 basketball and football state championship; the then-16 year old played point guard and quarterback.
16Daughter Tiaura (b. 1995), son Allen II, or "Deuce" (b. 1998).
17Under lifetime contract with Reebok.
18Played Quarterback in HS and led his school to state titles in football and basketball his junior year.
19Played for Georgetown University.
20In 2001, Led the 76ers to their first NBA Finals appearance since 1983 (lost to the LA Lakers in 5 games).
21All NBA First Team 1999, 2000, 2001.
22NBA MVP 2001.
23All Star Game MVP 2001.
24NBA All Star 2000, 2001, 2002.
25Rookie All-star game MVP in 1997.
26Rookie of the Year 1997.
27Drafted first overall by the Philadelphia 76ers in 96.
28Attended Georgetown University from 1994 to 1996 where he was coached by the legendary John Thompson.
29Was named MVP of the 2000-2001 NBA season.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Like Mike2002Allen Iverson (as Allen E. Iverson)

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
My Other Home: Beijing2016DocumentaryHimself - retired NBA legend / player
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert2016TV SeriesHimself
Allen Iverson: The Answer2016TV MovieHimself
CBS This Morning2015TV SeriesHimself
Iverson2014DocumentaryHimself
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the White House2013DocumentaryHimself
Imagine That2009Himself
Framed2007TV Series documentaryHimself
SportsCenter2006TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2005TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest Interviewee
106 & Park Top 10 Live2005TV SeriesHimself
Punk'd2005TV SeriesHimself
It's the Shoes2005TV Series documentaryHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2003-2005TV Series documentaryHimself
McEnroe2004TV SeriesHimself
Athens 2004: Games of the XXVIII Olympiad2004TV Mini-SeriesHimself
NBA Ballers2004Video GameHimself
1 Love2003Himself
2003 NBA All-Star Game2003TV SpecialHimself
2002 NBA All-Star Game2002TV SpecialHimself
2001 NBA All-Star Game2001TV SpecialHimself
The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 20002000TV SpecialHimself
2000 NBA All-Star Game2000TV MovieHimself
The 1999 Source Hip-Hop Music Awards1999TV SpecialHimself
The Chris Rock Show1998TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Football Life2016TV SeriesHimself
Mike & Mike2013-2016TV SeriesHimself - Basketball Hall of Famer / Himself - Former NBA Player / Himself
Rome Is Burning2006-2009TV SeriesHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself
Born to Ball: On the Hardwood2006VideoPlayer

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#Quote
1How do I help my teammates by practice?

#Trademark
1Lightning fast crossover and fastest first step in the game
2Cornrows

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