Allen Iverson hasn't played in an NBA game since the 2009-10 season, but that doesn't mean he's slipped out of the memories of basketball fans. Nothing could be further from the truth, which is why his retirement is such a crucial moment.
We've known it was coming for a while, and that still doesn't help ease the emotional shock of officially saying goodbye to one of the most memorable players in basketball history. Many of us grew up watching him. Others were older when A.I. hit his prime, but that doesn't lessen the impact he had.
Iverson will retire as an MVP, a scoring champion, an All-Star and one of the most influential basketball players in recent memory. Soon enough, he'll be able to add the Hall of Fame to his already impressive resume.
In honor of Iverson's retirement, let's take a visual journey through the most iconic moments and images of his career.