Allen Iverson is always going to be respected for the fire and culture he brought to the NBA during his peak years as a Sixer. His contributions again got recognized during the inaugural Players Awards, where he was awarded the Game Changer award.
More than a decade after his legendary MVP year, Iverson trades in his trademark cocksureness with humility and transparency. The great accepted the award with a touching speech.
“This award is one of the most special awards I’ve even received because it comes from [the basketball players],” Iverson says. “Ya’ll are the guys that brought everything out of me night in and night out.”
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