Just after last November's Nugget-Piston trade, Allen Iverson made his Detroit debut at the IZOD Center. It was not an auspicious start. Not only did the Pistons lose, but Iverson got burned badly by Devin Harris, who announced his own star status with an Iverson-like 38-point effort. Wednesday night, he returned and said he'd rather retire than come off the bench.
- Is the Iverson Era Coming to a Close? - Rob Peterson - NBA.com
- Time For Iverson To Put the Game First - J.A. Adande - ESPN
- A.I. prepared to leave game quicker than he once played - Ken Berger - CBS Sports
- Iverson: 'I'd rather retire' than be a reserve next season - AP