Allen Iverson: free agency's other side

Two years ago, he averaged 26.4 points per game. So why isn't his phone ringing?

Originally Published: July 1, 2010
By Bomani Jones | Special to ESPN.com

Atop every team's wish list in the ballyhooed free-agent class of 2010 is LeBron James. Toward the bottom, perhaps with the same unanimity, is Allen Iverson.

While LeBron is assured maximum money, last offseason's open market yielded Iverson around $3 million. Then, having told the world he'd save his legacy in Memphis, he jumped ship after three games. He is no longer good enough to start but refuses to do anything else. For the same money and results, the Grizzlies could have ...

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