Born in Virginia to a single mother, Allen Iverson (or simply Allen Ezail Iverson as the world knows him) has seen all phases of life. By the time he was born, his mother was only 15 years old. His biological father Allen Broughton had abandoned both of them. It was then when Ann decided to move to Virginia with her infant to her, Michael Freeman. The kid was destined to achieve great success and net worth to make his entire family proud.
Who is Allen Ezail Iverson?
Despite hardships, Allen Ezail Iverson was gifted with athletic skills. From a very young age, he led the football team and found success in different areas. However, his bright career came to a halt when he saw involved in a bowling alley fight and which landed him 15 years in prison.
But luck had some different plans for the promising start. Allen Ezail Iverson was soon released on a condition to play for a local university’s basketball team. The performance earned him many accolades, and soon he made the buzz in professional football.
According to the sources, while still in sophomore, he led the basketball team of Hoyas in the Elite 8 of the NCAA Tournament and was named the First-Team of All America. The tournament opened the doors of professional, and Allen Ezail Iverson was then selected as the first name of the 1996 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers. Had Allen Ezail Iverson still in jail, his entire life and net worth would have been entirely different.
Despite small stature in front of NBA professionals, Allen Ezail Iverson soon stole the limelight. His blinding speed helped him to blow past the defenders while his fearless approach to the basket, guarded by even taller players, made every one aw on his performance. Allen Ezail Iverson was then awarded the Rookie of the year.
The winning streak continued, and in 2001 he was awarded the name of league’s MVP. Later on, this young kid was supposed to leave his mark on the entire industry and earn a net worth in millions. He switched multiple teams within 2006 to 2010 and was awarded 11 times “All-star” in 14 seasons.
Allen Ezail Iverson was looking for opportunities to pursue his career in basketball overseas but unfortunately could not play more than ten games because of some injuries in his leg. He went through a leg surgery in early 2011. Due to the injury, Allen Ezail Iverson had to drop down offers from Texas Legend as well as his longtime wish to take part in a professional indoor soccer league. Following the injury, Allen Ezail Iverson had to retire from his sports career formally.
In March of 2014, his former team, the 76ers honored the former MVP. Two years down the line, Allen Ezail Iverson made a place for himself in Pro Basketball Hall of Fame, cementing his name for eternity.
Allen Ezail Iverson Net Worth in 2019
At the pick of his career, Allen Ezail Iverson’s net worth is around $200 million. Around $155 million was from his salary as a basketball player while another 40-50 million dollars from endorsements.
A contract with the Reebok saved him and his net worth. The deal earned him, over $800,000 every year for his life while the second fund of $32 million is set aside by the company until he reaches the age of 55.
House and car details
Post career in basketball, Iverson has faced many challenges in maintaining his lifestyle. In January of 2012, Allen Ezail Iverson was ordered by the court to pay the outstanding debts to a jeweler. Adding to his worries, he has to sell his homes regularly to earn a quick buck. Not much authentic information was found about the house and car of the celebrity while it is speculated that he has a mansion in Atlanta.
|Name||Allen Ezail Iverson|
|Net Worth||Over $200 million|
|Spouse||Tawanna Turner (ex-wife)|
|Birthdate||7th June 1975|