Allen Iverson to play for a team in the Dominican RepublicPosted by Inside Hoops
Former NBA star Allen Iverson is joining a regional basketball league in the Dominican Republic for a month.
(LATEST UPDATE: Iverson’s manager denied the report.)
Team president Milton Nunez told The Associated Press on Thursday the 36-year-old guard will play for Pueblo Nuevo. He declined to say how much Iverson will be paid.
Iverson is to arrive Sunday and play for his second-place team that same day against GUG in Santiago province, Nunez said.
“He and his agent have told us that he has been training a lot and that even if he hasn’t been playing anywhere, he has what we need to help Pueblo Nuevo,” Nunez said.
– Reported by the Associated Press
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