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Old 07-25-2006, 05:29 PM   #176
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Originally Posted by Clockwork Orange
Sixers take Iverson off the trade block.

I think everyone saw this coming. If you look past the spin that King is trying to put on it, the reason this is happening is because he obviously went into the market thinking he was either going to get a bounty of youngsters/draft picks or another All-Star back for Iverson and no one was offering either. As good as Iverson is, he's 31, has a history of injuries and a fat contract. No one is going to sell the farm for him and obviously that's what King was banking on someone doing.
I didn't see it coming... I mean I sort of did... I expected the Sixers would find a way to deal him, but I guess it's not that surprising that they didn't, for the reasons you mentioned.
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