Allen Iverson

Sixers Lakers June 6, 2001
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Dave Uram
June 06, 2020 - 8:00 am
June 6, 2001, remains one of the most memorable in recent Sixers history, and to date. That game featured Allen Iverson’s iconic step back, then step-over shot. Read the Philly Sports Playback here.
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Sixer Allen Iverson does a chest slam with Raja Bell during Game 7 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals at the First Union Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Sunday June 3, 2001.
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Dave Uram
June 03, 2020 - 12:46 pm
It was a Sunday night at the First Union Center. The 76ers were on the doorstep of advancing to The Finals for the first time since 1983. Read more here.
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The Sixers' Allen Iverson celebrates in the crowd after the Sixers beat the Toronto Raptors in game seven of their series on Sunday, May 20, 2001.
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Dave Uram
May 20, 2020 - 12:20 pm
On May 20, 2001, the capacity crowd at the then-First Union Center saw their Sixers leading the Raptors 88-87 with 2 seconds left in the game. The 2001 76ers advanced to the NBA Finals, where they lost to the Los Angeles Lakers. But their run that season was magical, and it created a generation of...
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Man suspected of Allen Iverson backpack theft.
Philadelphia Police Department
Tim Jimenez
January 28, 2020 - 7:12 am
Police are looking for a suspect who they say stole Allen Iverson's backpack from a Center City hotel with half a million dollars worth of jewelry in it. Read more.
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David Stern at a press conference before NBA match between the Houston Rockets and the Indiana Pacers at the Mall of Asia Arena on October 10, 2013 in Manila, Philippines.
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Tim Jimenez
January 02, 2020 - 11:47 am
Longtime NBA Commissioner David Stern died on New Year's Day at the age of 77, weeks after he suffered a brain hemorrhage. Bill King, a former general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers, talked with KYW Newsradio about Stern's legacy. Read and listen here.
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Aaron McKie
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AP News
October 22, 2019 - 1:09 pm
Aaron McKie joined Temple's staff in 2014 and spent last season as head coach-in-waiting as the choice to replace Dunphy, who left the program after 13 seasons and eight NCAA Tournaments. But Temple barely matters in a Philly winter sports landscape that is dominated by the Eagles and in a city...
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2018 Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame inductee, basketball legend Sonny Hill.
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Shara Dae Howard
November 01, 2018 - 9:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Local legends from boxing and baseball to basketball and football were celebrated at the 2018 Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony Thursday evening at SugarHouse Casino. "It's the greatest sports night in Philadelphia every year," said Bob Cassidy, with...
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Allen Iverson
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Dave Uram
June 21, 2018 - 12:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The NBA Draft is Thursday, and this is one of the more exciting times of the year for Sixers fans. They’re picking 10th and 26th, along with four second-rounders. Former general manager Sam Hinkie would be proud. Over recent years, the 76ers selected budding stars...
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