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01/30/2013 08:06 am ET

Allen Iverson Turns Down D-League But Still Hopes For Return To NBA

By Chris Yuscavage, Complex Sports

Sorry, Allen Iverson fans. But, you will probably not get the chance to see AI play in the U.S. this season. Or, maybe, ever. Although AI was just offered the chance to play for the NBA D-League's Texas Legends, he took to his Twitter account for the first time in nearly two months earlier today to announce that he will not be joining Delonte West on the Legends:

It sucks to see AI turning down this opportunity, especially since it likely means that we won't get to see him play in the NBA again. But, who knows? We'll just have to wait and see if this really was AI's last chance to make it back into the league.

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[via ESPN]

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