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Comebacks are common in Philadelphia

Originally Published: December 2, 2009
By Mike Lynch | ESPN Stats & Information

Allen Iverson is not the first athlete to return to Philadelphia after an extended absence. Check out some other examples:

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Moses Malone: Malone played for the 76ers from 1982 to 1986. His presence brought a title to a Sixers team that previously couldn't get over the hump (losing in the NBA Finals in 1977, 1980 and 1982). However, the 76ers traded Malone to the Washington Bullets on June 16, 1986. He did return to play 55 games for the Sixers in the 1993-94 season, ...

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