It’s been almost five years since Allen Iverson last played in an NBA game. And, here at College Sports Town, we miss the prodigiously talented combo guard.
AI gave us so much. He put up video game numbers, dished out absurd dimes, took the 2000-2001 76ers to the NBA Finals more or less by himself, and, more than any other player (including that wannabe Kobe) defined an era of NBA basketball. From the late ’90s to the late ’00s, Allen Iverson was to basketball what Derek Jeter was to baseball. But the Answer’s greatest gift to us might be the best press conference rant in sports history.
The Burger’s Priest, an Ontario burger joint just did a spoof of Iverson’s rant, and it’s amazing. Enjoy: