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2009-09-09 14:00:04

Veteran point guard Allen Iverson confirmed Wednesday in a message on Twitter that he has joined the Memphis Grizzlies. Neither Iverson nor the Grizzlies disclosed details, but ESPN reported the 13-year veteran received a one-year deal worth $3.5 million. The Commercial Appeal first reported Iverson's

2009-04-03 17:44:31

The Detroit Pistons decided Friday to sit guard Allen Iverson for the rest of the regular season because of his ongoing back injury. The move follows comments by the outspoken Iverson about his limited playing time. The 12-year veteran returned to the court against his former squad, Philadelphia on March 29 following a 16-game absence due to a sore back and was put behind Michael Curry in Detroit's starting lineup. After talking with Allen and our medical staff, we feel that resting (him) for...

2008-12-01 08:00:00

NEW YORK and MILWAUKEE, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- TransPerfect, the world's largest privately-held language services provider, today announced that it has completed a merger with Iverson Language Associates, a Milwaukee-based provider of technical translation services.

2008-11-27 16:04:46

Detroit Pistons guard Allen Iverson faces a hefty fine after skipping practice Thursday, the Detroit Free Press reported. The 12-year veteran from Georgetown has never been a fan of practice, but said recently that he needed it to adjust to his new teammates. He was the lone no-show at Thursday morning's session. Iverson was acquired from Denver on Oct.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.