NBA great Gary Payton has touched on this a bit in the past, but GP told the full story on Wednesday of how he advised the retiring Allen Iverson about practicing lightly (which A.I. took to the extreme, culminating in a legendary anti-practice rant).
Gary Payton Inspired Allen Iverson to Stop Practicing (VIDEO)
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