The 76ers practiced tonight at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and guard Allen Iverson was back on the floor. It was the Sixers first practice since losing at the Toronto Raptors on Feb. 10. Iverson hadn't played or practiced with the Sixers since a win over the New Jersey Nets on Jan. 31.
Iverson was absent for personal reasons related to the sickness of his 4-year-old daughter. Sixers coach Eddie Jordan indicated Iverson was likely to come off the bench.
In the Deep Sixer video player below on the right is the video of Iverson speaking after tonight's practice. He said he'd be lying if he didn't admit he considered not returning to the team. Check it out ...