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Old 11-15-2012, 07:24 PM   #1
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Default Anybody ever hear about Allen Iverson having anxiety issues?

I was just talking to somebody about this, and he's sure of it. I can't find any proof that supports this claim.

Anybody else hear of Iverson struggling with anxiety issues?
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Old 11-15-2012, 07:29 PM   #2
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Default Re: Anybody ever hear about Allen Iverson having anxiety issues?

Allen Iverson never had anxiety issues.

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Old 11-15-2012, 07:32 PM   #3
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I was just talking to somebody about this, and he's sure of it. I can't find any proof that supports this claim.

Anybody else hear of Iverson struggling with anxiety issues?

I havent heard that but I am sure I have heard a number of reports over the years of NBA players having anxiety and fear of flying etc, and going unnamed.
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Old 11-15-2012, 07:33 PM   #4
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Default Re: Anybody ever hear about Allen Iverson having anxiety issues?

He dropped like 50 in his first NBA finals game. I don't think he got nervous on a basketball court. The pressure doesn't get much worse than that.
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Old 11-15-2012, 07:47 PM   #5
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Default Re: Anybody ever hear about Allen Iverson having anxiety issues?

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He dropped like 50 in his first NBA finals game. I don't think he got nervous on a basketball court. The pressure doesn't get much worse than that.

Anxiety and nervousness are not the same, nor are depression and sadness. Should be noted.

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Old 11-15-2012, 07:58 PM   #6
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Default Re: Anybody ever hear about Allen Iverson having anxiety issues?

He has a huge gambling problem. Im sure blowing Millions of dollars while you almost broke would cause some anxiety
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Old 11-15-2012, 08:03 PM   #7
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Default Re: Anybody ever hear about Allen Iverson having anxiety issues?

I read this somewhere. I have his bio dvd and book it may have been in there. Don't know if it was a fear of flying or what though. Anxiety issues covers a wide array of things that cause panic attacks and the like.
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Old 11-15-2012, 08:06 PM   #8
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I read this somewhere. I have his bio dvd and book it may have been in there. Don't know if it was a fear of flying or what though. Anxiety issues covers a wide array of things that cause panic attacks and the like.
This one?


This one? I still have this DVD, I was a huge AI fan back in the day.
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This one? I still have this DVD, I was a huge AI fan back in the day.
yeah and the books called "only the strong survive" i think. may not have been in there but i remember hearing somewhere that early on growing up he had anxiety issues with things
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Old 11-15-2012, 08:17 PM   #10
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Default Re: Anybody ever hear about Allen Iverson having anxiety issues?

he looked anxious every time someone doesn't pass him the ball.
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Old 11-16-2012, 12:41 AM   #11
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Default Re: Anybody ever hear about Allen Iverson having anxiety issues?

The gambling problem is well known, but I've not heard much about anxiety problems though. If anyone has a link or source, would be happy to read.
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Old 11-16-2012, 01:24 AM   #12
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Default Re: Anybody ever hear about Allen Iverson having anxiety issues?

A severe issue with practice - well documented
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Default Re: Anybody ever hear about Allen Iverson having anxiety issues?

I'm flying out to california next week and I'm FREAKING OUT! I havent been on a plane since 1998 and I want to be completely knocked out. Anyone have any good drug recommendations ? (prescription drugs)

i dont want something that will relax me, I seriously want to be unconscious.
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Default Re: Anybody ever hear about Allen Iverson having anxiety issues?

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he looked anxious every time someone doesn't pass him the ball.

Lmao.
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he looked anxious every time someone doesn't pass him the ball.

I'd suicide if i had his teammates.
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