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Philadelphia 76ers followers have been handled to an enormous disappointment when the BIG3 league got here by way of city on Sunday.

76ers legend Allen Iverson, who performs for workforce three’s Firm, introduced 25 minutes earlier than tipoff that he wouldn’t play on account of recommendation from his physician.

Nevertheless, many followers have been unaware till arriving on the area, and the temper shortly soured inside Wells Fargo Middle as Iverson’s obtrusive absence dawned on them.

Iverson was handled to a heat ovation as he was introduced, however the participant-coach spent the whole recreation on the sidelines directing his staff.

Followers chanted, “We would like AI” and “Do it for Philly”, however Iverson wasn’t moved, writes Teddy Bailey of Philly.com. A smattering of boos rang out as sad Sixers followers have been robbed of an opportunity to see their former franchise participant.

The decrease bowl was packed earlier than tipoff however had emptied out by halftime because it turned obvious Iverson wasn’t suiting up.