Allen’s Iverson Wife Ready To Retire Marriage Too

Rhonda Cook of the ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION reports:

Messiah Iverson Photos

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A week after the Philadelphia 76ers’ Allen Iverson announced he was leaving basketball for the rest of the season to be with his sick 4-year-old daughter, the star’s wife filed for divorce in Fulton County Superior Court.

In the divorce petition filed on Tuesday, Tawanna Iverson said her 8 ½-year-long marriage to the guard was “irretrievably broken.” In the petition, Tawanna Iverson asked for temporary and permanent custody of their five children as well as child support and alimony. Read more…