Surprisingly, Kobe Bryant wasn’t even a top-10 pick in the 1996 NBA Draft. Who was drafted before the Lakers legend?
Because of his legendary NBA career, Allen Iverson’s rise to fame often overshadows the notorious events of his youth.
Allen Iverson is a superstar in his own right. But the 757, also known as Hampton, Virginia, has been a hometown to several famous athletes.
It seemed like Allen Iverson had all the answers to living a life of fame and fortune. That is, until he almost lost it all.
Allen Iverson’s flashy style on and off the court became the standard for players and fans alike. Some in the NBA, however, did not like it.
Allen Iverson had a renowned, 14-year NBA career. His attitude frustrated teammates, which made many question his gift to Larry Hughes.