I’m not usually one to kick a player when they’re down. In all honesty I have, over the last few seasons, become a somewhat fan of Allen Iverson. The same Iverson who I disliked more than any other professional athlete for a good ten years or so.
But now comes reports of Iverson having gambling and alcohol issues, after taking a leave of absence from his team, the Philadelphia 76’ers to aid in his ailing four-year old daughter.
I support Iverson 100% in taking time away from basketball and handling family issues, especially when it relates to his children. Read the rest of this entry »