Allen Iverson bio: net worth, age, height, weight, wife, kids, wiki.
Allen Ezail Iverson is a well-known American basketball player who has spent 14 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He formerly played two positions: shooting guard and point guard. During the period he was active in his career, he won multiple championships. In 2011, he announced his retirement from his career.
Allen Iverson: Profile summary
|Birth Name||Allen Ezail Iverson|
|By Name||Allen Iverson|
|Profession||American former professional basketball player|
|Birthplace||Hampton, Virginia, United States|
|Date of Birth||7-Jun-75|
|Age as in 2022||47 years old|
|Height(s) Feet||6 feet and 0 inches|
|Heights in cm||183 cm|
|Weight in Pound||165 pounds|
|Spouse||Tawanna Turner(m. 20012013)|
|Children||Yes (Tiaura Iverson, Isaiah Rahsaan Iverson, Messiah Lauren Iverson, Dream Alijha Iverson, Allen Iverson II)|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
Allen Iverson: Biography & Early Life
Born in 1975, Allen Ezail Iverson to Allen Broughton and Ann Iverson, he hails from the state of Virginia.
He joined Bethel High School where he led the school team to Virginia state championships. He was arrested and imprisoned for 15 years though he served only five where he attended Richard Milburn High School. After high school, he received a scholarship from Georgetown University, where he joined.
Allen Iverson: Personal life
Iverson had once married Tawanna, a high school girlfriend, and it’s rumoured he threw her out of the house. He has five children with his wife, who filed for divorce and child support in 2010.
Allen Iverson: Age, Height, and Weight
Born on 7 June 1975, Allen Iverson is 45 years old as of today, 24th January 2021. His height is 1.83 m tall, and his weight is 75 kg.
Allen Iverson: Career
Allen Iverson’s career started getting some direction after he became Big East Rookie of the Year and First Team All-America after leading the Georgetown University team to the Big East championship.
After his college career at Georgetown University, which lasted for two seasons, Iverson was drafted in the 1996 NBA draft by the Philadelphia 76ers, here, he helped the team improve as it had 18-64 records and by the time he left, he had taken Philadelphia 76ers to the 2001 NBA finals where they were defeated by Los Angeles Lakers 4-1. He left the team in 2006 with a record of the highest scoring average in Philadelphia 76ers history, 28.1.
In the 2007 NBA draft, Allen Iverson was drafted by Denver Nuggets, where he stayed for two years before joining Detroit Pistons, where he stayed for one year. In 2009 he signed a one-year contract with Memphis Grizzlies before returning to the Philadelphia 76ers from 2009 to 2010.
After playing for Besiktas from 2010-2011, he retired from basketball in 2013.
Allen Iverson: Net worth
Iverson has an estimated net worth of $2 million. It is rumoured that his net worth was around $30 million, but due to his extravagant lifestyle, his account has gradually reduced.
Allen Iverson: Awards
Iverson has won many awards and nominations in his career. he won All-star game MVP Award two times, in 2001 and 2005. He was also the most valuable MVP player in 2001. In 2016, he was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. During his high school years at Bethel, he was recognized as the Associated Press High School Player of the Year for football and basketball. He also won Division 5-AAA Virginia State Championship in both games. In 1997, he was recognized as NBA Rookie of the year and NBA All-Rookie First Team.