Rare Photos of Allen Iverson

Allen Iverson
Text: Ben Glicksman
Photo: Andy Hayt/SI

Allen Iverson

1996

After his stellar stint at Georgetown, Iverson was selected with the first overall pick by the 76ers in the 1996 NBA draft. He quickly ascended to superstar status, averaging 23.5 points and 7.5 assists per game while earning the nickname "The Answer" during his rookie season.

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