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20 Years Ago: Allen Iverson Crosses Up Michael Jordan


On March 12, 1997, Allen Iverson, who had come out like a hurricane in his rookie season, scored 37 points on the Bulls and created one of the most epic and ruthless moments in NBA history. When the kid from VA had Michael Jordan at the top of the key, he went at him with pure confidence and unleashed his signature killer crossover, putting the GOAT on skates. It felt like Iverson snatched the torch from Jordan and brought it back to the hood. For the first time ever, someone made Jordan look silly on the court.

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