Iverson, too, will be asked to stop and listen to Cummings and his helpful hints on surviving life under the NBA microscope. Yet the Sixers will need more than just talk to cover their lack of firepower in the middle. Center Eric Montross had a fine rookie season in Boston but has been mediocre in two stops since, and Michael Cage's best days are behind him.
That means the Sixers will again be a guard-oriented team. For good or ill, Iverson has laced up his new sneakers and will provide Philly with some answers.
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