When Allen Iverson cleared waivers yesterday after his acrimonious relationship with the Memphis Grizzlies mercifully ended, pretty much everyone assumed he would end up assuming Stephon Marbury’s long-vacated position as the overrated, not-worth-the-trouble point guard on New York’s roster.
Not so fast. Reports out of the Big Apple are that the Knicks will not pursue the unrestricted free agent. That means AI is free to sign with any team desperate enough to avail themselves of his services.
So, now you gotta go where you wanna go, AI, and do what you wanna do.
Sweet Jesus, am I quoting lyrics from The Mamas & The Papas? That’s not good. Although the fact that I chose to pack myself a ham sandwich for lunch has taken on a whole new meaning.