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Photo by Pier Nicola D’amico
Originally published in SLAM 96

Although our cover for SLAM 96 ended up being this photo of Allen Iverson without the blacktop in the background, it’s no doubt that the streets of Philly always had The Answer’s back. Dude gave it his all for the Sixers night after night for a decade.  This past year may have made some forget, but when you see AI drop 30 more than a few times in a new city next season, don’t say we didn’t warn you.—Adam Fleischer