From Baller To Broke: Allen Iverson To Play Indoor Soccer

My how the mighty have fallen. Allen Iverson still remains my favorite NBA player, but he's got a hefty jewelry bill to pay and how do you think he's going to pay it? That's right playing SOCCER! An indoor soccer league called The Lancers have offered Allen $20,000 per game,  with a bonus of $5,000 per goal scored, win bonuses and merchandise bonuses to play for their team for the remainder of the season. Lucky (or maybe unlucky) for A.I. there are only 2 games left in the season.

  

"With his athleticism and competitive hunger, I think he can be a great fit with our team and fans as we make an important playoff push, while also driving interest to an exciting, growing sport," says Lancers vice president Rich Randall.  

 

Sounds to me like this team just wants to put some "star" power on their team and drum up some publicity. Listen, does Allen Iverson even play soccer? Don't y'all know he doesn't even come to practice!?! Allen has nothing to do so he might as well take the gig I suppose. Watch out David Beckham! 

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Comment by Desiree' on February 22, 2012 at 10:59am

dam homie wen i was in middle school u was the man homie F*** happened to you? lol sike nah let me take that back i still got love for A.I.

Comment by Sissy on February 22, 2012 at 11:02am

I can't...I refuse to believe he's slumming like this.  He was the MAN!

Comment by SoLuscious on February 22, 2012 at 12:42pm

sad how they go thru all of that money without any long term plans

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