Allen Iverson Opens Up About NBA Culture & Dress Code | All The Smoke | Showtime Basketball

2020-ж., 4-окт.
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Allen Iverson talks with Matt and Stephen about being credited with changing the culture of the NBA and the dress code controversy that hit the league during 2005.
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  • Influenced a whole generation. All the kids at school when I was in HS (99-03) wore braids bc of A.I. All the boys who played basketball and aspired to have handle and do all of the fancy crossovers, did so bc they wanted to emulate A.I. To put it simple, Iverson was that n**ga, that dude, THE MAN, when I was growing up.

    Rich DiazRich DiazКүн мурун
  • We here talking about how to dress? How to dress...not a game, not a game...but how to dress. We talking about how to dress....

    yeeluvspizzayeeluvspizza3 күн мурун
  • noting

    carl taylorcarl taylor6 күн мурун
  • the three ass-o ther what they do

    carl taylorcarl taylor6 күн мурун
  • #VaPride Vick&AI Changed the game. 703 to the 757

    Nick DelgadoNick Delgado8 күн мурун
  • I'm still love rocking my AI Reebok gear from almost 20 years ago, I brought them wayyy to baggy back in the day on a trip to NY. Great memories...only NBA game I ever saw was NYK-PHI and I'm so happy I got to see AI, Spree, Allan the MSG.

    Ivander85Ivander8510 күн мурун
  • His message never changed. Dude flat out rules.

    Adam WoodAdam Wood12 күн мурун
  • The way allen shout out aaron was hilarious,,

    eric M smitheric M smith12 күн мурун
  • When A.I. crossed Jordan. And hit that jump shot. I knew he was ready for the NBA no fear. The little goat.!!!

    mcronn 100mcronn 10012 күн мурун
  • Shout out to my fam, AB! I'll still dust him one on one. You can ask him, lol. It's a Virginia thing! 🖖🏾🤟🏾

    Doc XDoc X13 күн мурун
  • Dennis Rodman deserves the recognition - he was first one to express individuality in NBA.

    HER StoryHER Story13 күн мурун
    • That would be Walt clyde frazier....

      Helping CrybabiesHelping Crybabies13 күн мурун
  • Now the NBA embrace fashion

    M 360M 36013 күн мурун
  • Do not make your tongue deceive your heart video.

    Mike sMike s14 күн мурун
  • Respect for the shootout to Clifford Robinson

    Salia BerthéSalia Berthé14 күн мурун
  • AI was the opposite of fashion. You call shorts and T-shirt fashion.

    Iwonder81Iwonder8115 күн мурун
  • Uh for the rest of us we dress as we’re told “when we’re coming to work.” You looked stupid wearing jeans and a T-shirt on the sidelines but that exact attitude is why great player aside you have nothing but one trip to the finals. One.

    Iwonder81Iwonder8115 күн мурун
    • You look even dumber wearing a suit to a basketball game, especially if you aren't a coach. The NBA had it out for AI because he had everyone wanting braids, tattoos, etc. Fast forward decades later and we got dudes wearing skinny jeans and cutoff shirts with their stomachs showing lol

      Robert Buchanan IIIRobert Buchanan III13 күн мурун
  • Matt Barnes is doing a HELLUVA job with interviewing Chuck👍👍

    ALFRED RobinsonALFRED Robinson15 күн мурун
  • That’s why his ass is ringless

    Judah MournethJudah Mourneth15 күн мурун
  • The NBA is racist. Now they can wear dresses, heels, purses, leggings, and all. But they bet not dress like Ai

    jason jonesjason jones15 күн мурун
  • Ask him about LeBron James??And why NBA are tanking???

    Jose RiosJose Rios15 күн мурун
  • AI was like Lillard. They were ride or die with their team and city. They weren't pussies like KD, AD, LeBron etc.

    cardsblues219cardsblues21915 күн мурун
  • Allen "Cool" Iverson

    ZahidZahid15 күн мурун
  • Allen Iverson I got mad respect for you FAM. Your whole demeanor swagger is Extroudenary and Tremendously fantastic. 🤙🏽✊🏽✊🤙

    星の王子さまサイヤ人じん星の王子さまサイヤ人じん15 күн мурун
  • He forgot it was his JOB and he represented a billion dollar corporation, why not make the $ and then when you separate from the company you can build your OWN brand.

    The Hamburger PimpThe Hamburger Pimp15 күн мурун
    • @Robert Buchanan III I'm with you on the weirdo dress code, but he should have represented in a way that shows professionalism. Just the way these weirdos aren't.

      The Hamburger PimpThe Hamburger Pimp11 күн мурун
    • @The Hamburger Pimp Him dressing in a white t shirt and some jeans isn't "ghetto" showing up to a basketball game in a full on 3 piece suit just to take it off and put on a jersey and some shorts is 6 different kinds of stupid. The NBA hated AI for that but now they encourage a bunch of grown men dressing in drag because "fashion" 🤨

      Robert Buchanan IIIRobert Buchanan III11 күн мурун
    • @Robert Buchanan III I didn't see the rest of your comment about westbrook... he's a weirdo.

      The Hamburger PimpThe Hamburger Pimp13 күн мурун
    • @Robert Buchanan III He was marketed to children and they wanted to show him in a positive light, but he wanted to glorify the ghetto....don't we want better for the next generation?

      The Hamburger PimpThe Hamburger Pimp13 күн мурун
    • They happily accepted the money that he brought in but it's a problem how he dresses showing up to play basketball? 🤔 Russell Westbrook dresses up like a 15 year old girl and he isn't fined once, AI wears a XXL t shirt and some jeans and he's unprofessional? 😂

      Robert Buchanan IIIRobert Buchanan III13 күн мурун
  • AI is my favorite NBA player growing up. He is so cool the dress the way he played Basketball. That 2000 NBA final first game summed it all up for AI. That step over Tyron Lu is so iconic and lit.

    JZ MomotabaJZ Momotaba16 күн мурун
  • If AI was in NFL, NFL should be what NBA is. Right to expression led to right to speech. NFL players can't even kneel for social injustice while NBA pick a message instead of their names on the Jersey.

    Expat BikerExpat Biker16 күн мурун
    • Why can't they kneel?

      1234 451234 4515 күн мурун
  • AI was one of my favorite players growing up. To this day, I wear an armband when playing basketball. Been doing it since I was 11 and first watched AI play with one on. Other players used it since, like Melo but to me, AI was the guy who made it cool.

    THE BEAR JEWTHE BEAR JEW16 күн мурун
  • Anyone out there reading this comment, please take the time and search for the word "Dajjal" on KGworld. This will give you a true understanding of what's coming. Hence the "One Eye" symbol which we see around us ✊🏾.

    13th Assassin13th Assassin16 күн мурун
  • "How are you going to tell me what to wear to go to work?" Uhhhhhhhhh

    Brandon ClarkeBrandon Clarke16 күн мурун
    • That's not what he said tho. Listen again

      Bath Salt ZombiesBath Salt Zombies14 күн мурун
  • N

    badfshnbadfshn16 күн мурун
  • AI the real life People’s Champ lol

    liljohncena 6liljohncena 616 күн мурун
  • Ai old as af

    LosWitDaHoodieLosWitDaHoodie16 күн мурун
    • We only go up the ladder

      Piggy BankPiggy Bank16 күн мурун
  • Would be my starting 5 easy. The Answer!!💪🏿💪🏿💯. AI was the first to wear the long BB shorts. Frfr⛹🏿‍♂️

    SAT ScottSAT Scott16 күн мурун
  • lol whoever behind the scenes matt was indicating to on the low got some explainin to do.

    Selassie RobertsonSelassie Robertson16 күн мурун
  • Allen Iverson didn’t grow up in the “hood”. He has no right to speak on “culture”, or talk about being “held down by the man”. You idiots need to do some research instead of listening to these virtue signaling, spoiled and rich athletes.

    C-Mo 313C-Mo 31317 күн мурун
    • He did grow up in the hood and you don’t even know what virtue signaling means lmao. You’re just throwing buzz terms that you heard online. He said people should be allowed to express fashion in their own way. That has absolute nothing to do with “virtue signaling”.

      Diego VelazquezDiego Velazquez16 күн мурун
  • Lmao, wasn't Iverson the reason the dress code happened?

    LORDFUBULORDFUBU17 күн мурун
  • Like the shoutout to Cliff Robinson. Real OGs know

    Jay StacksJay Stacks17 күн мурун
  • NBA is racist, I wear this to n on the court. This what we wear...

    Kahlil PoetKahlil Poet17 күн мурун
  • Why should a lawyer have to be in a suit anyways? That’s Virginia brainwashing him 😢😡 there’s no such thing as “professional” clothing or style, wear wtf you want to wear

    Jimmi StoneJimmi Stone17 күн мурун
    • You can see he cant be brainwashed nikka. VA dont have shit to do with his opinion on that topic. Would you wear a sweatsuit to an elderly loved one's funeral? If you would, it tells a lot about you!

      ALFRED RobinsonALFRED Robinson15 күн мурун
  • NBA has become the SJW league

    Muslim MgtowMuslim Mgtow17 күн мурун
  • Your uniform should be what you wear at work not what you wear to work. That dress code was borderline criminal

    Moshe XMoshe X17 күн мурун
    • @chi bill bums don't care what they wear because of their income unfortunately. A million should drees like one especially someone with the background of A.I. he went against all odds

      Arizona Fire EntArizona Fire Ent13 күн мурун
    • @Moshe X not if you work at a place with standards

      Arizona Fire EntArizona Fire Ent13 күн мурун
    • @Arizona Fire Ent what's the standard of being like a bum though, cause the mortal world set that standard ?

      chi billchi bill17 күн мурун
    • Arizona Fire Ent you can look like however you want when your not clocked in that’s the point.

      Moshe XMoshe X17 күн мурун
    • Its called dressing like a man not looking like a bum

      Arizona Fire EntArizona Fire Ent17 күн мурун
  • I remember in 2000 I got some blue Iversons thinking I was the shit in middle school to be the first one with them lol but I'm a Die hard LA Lakers fan so that should tell you something on how great and influential AI was

    Nathan RojasNathan Rojas17 күн мурун
  • I just think 90s when i think Reebok, but i do love Reebok. I got 3 pairs and they're all comfy as hell

    Vasty AndrewsVasty Andrews17 күн мурун
  • Hi Boys 😍💋 💝💖♥️❤️

    girlgirl0356girlgirl035617 күн мурун
    • Snapchat?

      A space beingA space being17 күн мурун
  • Hold up AI, why make an acceptions for lawyers? Why can't a lawyer wear a sweatsuit? AI is wrong about this. A professional athlete should dress like a professional. I fuk wit you as a player, but you brought poison into the league. What if a lawyer had your attitude towards how to dress in court? Maybe that lawyer would feel comfortable practicing law in a sweatsuit, but I bet you wouldn't hire him ...I bet you would hire the lawyer in the suit. And why is that? Because you would be judging him by his attire. You can't have it both ways AI.

    Justin GantJustin Gant17 күн мурун
    • it really does be like sometimes. I like the professionalism is sports. Nowadays there are no role models in the NBA. Some say butler, but Jimmy butler doesn't "need" friends, talking about Chris Paul, the nbpa president lol. Paul may be a "dirty" player but he is no bill laimbeer. Sportsmanship and professionalism gone, we got players smoking weed on social media with escorts lol.

      1234 451234 4515 күн мурун
    • Shhhh. You are making too much sense. AI should understand this at his age as he looks back

      Michael GomezMichael Gomez17 күн мурун
  • AI the realest ever

    No NameNo Name17 күн мурун
  • It's professional basketball. Professional. The dress code was neccessary

    Robert RobinsonRobert Robinson17 күн мурун
  • A.I. The Icon...

    David R.David R.17 күн мурун
  • He paved the way for a lot of players today.

    emzemz17 күн мурун
    • In what way lol....

      Helping CrybabiesHelping Crybabies13 күн мурун
  • That's right give Ai his roses now 🙏🏾. This is one of the best podcast. I fuck with Drink Champs too and if the hoods had a president it would be Ai.

    Armani TheVoiceArmani TheVoice17 күн мурун
  • Awesome

    Harold WilsonHarold Wilson17 күн мурун
  • Congrats A.I. you brought Thuggery to the NBA. Jordan was all ways dapper in a nice suit like a buisness man.

    Kobe ShakurKobe Shakur17 күн мурун
    • N u looked like fresh meat... Don't sleep on ur belly if u can't trust ur celly

      Kahlil PoetKahlil Poet17 күн мурун
  • The truth The Answer AI3

    Sonic CruzSonic Cruz17 күн мурун
  • Your show is good but man bring some lights in to it looks so dark and the show becomes all negative man ,I love the stories but what you guys can do to bring or help young generations become more positive in life and not go through all the sh**** use did 💯

    J. AJ. A17 күн мурун
  • Ai had little white boys in braids and headbands that’s crazy

    AlvarezAlvarez17 күн мурун
  • AI was the shittttttt back then,I love his attitude,he still has the swag while he drop facts

    Bhoopesh BholaBhoopesh Bhola17 күн мурун
  • When Jordan retired AI became my favorite...than it got split between AI and Tmac...than it became LeBron...but AI was defiently that nigga

    Keith WilliamsKeith Williams17 күн мурун
  • I want to be cool. Classic A.I.

    Eric CarringtonEric Carrington17 күн мурун
  • His shoes were the most comfortable I’ve worn. Reebok Question and Reebok Answers

    K1DFR3SH77K1DFR3SH7717 күн мурун
  • Most arrogant player .. but thats why he is A.I. 🏀

    AiS the FishermanAiS the Fisherman17 күн мурун
    • What's the difference between arrogance and confidence?

      Rome McDanielRome McDaniel17 күн мурун
  • I'm Single 😍😥

    Gabriel GomesGabriel Gomes17 күн мурун
    • Who gives af

      Piggy BankPiggy Bank16 күн мурун
  • Iverson is about to open up a whole new issue/problem in the workplace..

    Jack WayneJack Wayne17 күн мурун
  • Most influential player ever everyone copies him 💪🏿💪🏿💪🏿

    D23 SQUADD23 SQUAD17 күн мурун
  • When u simplify he a G, still an OG

    PoozhikalaPoozhikala17 күн мурун
    • That made no sense

      b gb g13 күн мурун
  • Me and Dikembe don't dress the same 😁😁😭😭

    Shane KannShane Kann17 күн мурун
    • Yup, but he didn't tell that to disrespect Dikembe. He's point was that it is ok to have a look you are comfortable with.

      Juhan VoolaidJuhan Voolaid17 күн мурун
  • The Police in the league like Shaq, Tim Duncan and them be snitching too much. That's the part of the culture they don't talk about. You might be in the club smoking marijuana and getting a chick and they might snitch. It's a whole hip hop Police type thing going on. And in the NBA too!!

    The Bryant Sports SystemThe Bryant Sports System17 күн мурун
    • Shaq has 4, Duncan 5 and Iverson has a bronze medal

      Arizona Fire EntArizona Fire Ent17 күн мурун
  • 🖖🏾🅰️ 7️⃣5️⃣7️⃣

    badnewzstevebadnewzsteve17 күн мурун
  • AI the coolest athlete in my opinion.

    Vince Allen MenesesVince Allen Meneses17 күн мурун
  • 3:27

    El ReyEl Rey17 күн мурун
  • Al was that dude most cats from the hood wanted to be like. The style and swag on and off the court, but them Philly front office folks signing them checks didn’t want that hood mentality represented on their team. Since they really couldn’t tell em about his tats and braids, they came up with the NBA player dress for success rule not only because of him but because other franchise players did the same.

    Nyles GarrisonNyles Garrison17 күн мурун
    • @nauticadon Funny thing is I'm white and I LOVED AI. My brother and I got arm bands because of him. I know a lot of white kids who liked him too. Old people just assume kids will turn into "thugs" just because they are exposed to urban culture lol. It's ridiculous.

      THE BEAR JEWTHE BEAR JEW16 күн мурун
    • That was all David Stern being worried that white folks were getting turned off to the game.

      nauticadonnauticadon17 күн мурун

    Ayatollah KhomeiniAyatollah Khomeini17 күн мурун

    Ayatollah KhomeiniAyatollah Khomeini17 күн мурун

    Ayatollah KhomeiniAyatollah Khomeini17 күн мурун
  • AI had an impact that no other player had ever had. Monster on the court and arguably the best "little guy" to ever play. Off the court, he bridged the gap between the streets and professional sports.

    jahivahjahivah17 күн мурун
  • Absolutey. Being fresh don't affect how you play basketball. Play like you dress, gotta stay fresh.

    Terry SmithTerry Smith17 күн мурун
  • i wanna be coOol 😎😎😎

    concernconcern17 күн мурун
    • 😎

      gaming kidgaming kid17 күн мурун
  • Sometimes you gotta take an ass whipping so others behind you don't!

    ɴᴅɢᴏᴄʜʏʟᴅɴᴅɢᴏᴄʜʏʟᴅ17 күн мурун
  • As a kid growing up in the late 90s and early 00s AI was the shit. The impact that he had on and off the court was just legendary.

    Doori HaDoori Ha17 күн мурун
    • AI integrated that street culture which was also booming at the time.

      TheRealist 811TheRealist 81115 күн мурун

      Ayatollah KhomeiniAyatollah Khomeini17 күн мурун
    • Jordan the 2nd.. it was in the newspaper..

      ctbcardinalctbcardinal17 күн мурун
  • Practice I am not talking about practice

    Big CBig C17 күн мурун
  • And #NBA2K

    #thesausy_1 #sausyvilian#thesausy_1 #sausyvilian17 күн мурун
  • Stephen Jackson is boring.

    blblblbl17 күн мурун
    • I want to see his eyes

      Carlos MuñozCarlos Muñoz17 күн мурун
    • Lol

      The PariahThe Pariah17 күн мурун
  • We talkin bout the DRESS CODE not the game..not the game...but the DRESS CODE...

    N M94N M9417 күн мурун
    • Looooool

      M 360M 36013 күн мурун
    • Legendary comment 😂

      Andrew RiosAndrew Rios16 күн мурун
    • Lmao

      Stiles JohnsonStiles Johnson17 күн мурун
    • Lmfao

      Steph MugestuSteph Mugestu17 күн мурун
  • This a goated podcast

    Marlon AnsonMarlon Anson17 күн мурун
  • If you’re playin nba 2k21 myteam, his starter card is fire 🔥

    In MY ZoneIn MY Zone17 күн мурун
    • Gus Williams is way better :/ I shoulda went with Shaq

      Garrett DawsonGarrett Dawson17 күн мурун
  • Iverson was my hero basketball player growing up.

    Ki E-Skate ModsKi E-Skate Mods17 күн мурун

    Brent MatthewBrent Matthew17 күн мурун
  • Legend!!!!

    Tha Kidd GoGoTha Kidd GoGo17 күн мурун
  • You'd never catch Iverson in a Westbrick fit

    Tridso LopezTridso Lopez17 күн мурун
    • @John Griller hes set for life with Reebok. He just doesn't hoop any more.

      Lamar sykesLamar sykes17 күн мурун
    • The Scapegoat: A Survivor facts. He was my fav player to watch in 2017 but he’s falling off a cliff ever since

      John GrillerJohn Griller17 күн мурун
    • Or in a harden fit

      Manuel GutierrezManuel Gutierrez17 күн мурун
    • @The Scapegoat: A Survivor I don't watch much but Lakers. You saying he's falling off?

      Lamar sykesLamar sykes17 күн мурун
    • Lamar sykes I use to like Westbrook, but for real now he is Westbrick, the guy need to chill out and learn back how to play POINT GUARD...

      The Scapegoat: A SurvivorThe Scapegoat: A Survivor17 күн мурун
  • Bro, this shit got 230k views immediately? Shit the actual podcast didn't even get 100k for an hour. 230k views and 100 likes? Lmao

    KaldonKaldon17 күн мурун
  • 250k views in 20 minutes 🧐🧐🧐

    D GreenD Green17 күн мурун
  • If you haven’t already please repent and accept Jesus Christ as your Lord and Savior. Jesus died for you and he loves you tomorrow is not promised so please accept Jesus today. God bless🙏

    Pmf LawrencePmf Lawrence17 күн мурун
    • @Mark Vasquez Hell is real I'm not perfect but I know jesus christ is real he talk about hell alot of times that's one place that you dont want to go.

      Ben cintronBen cintron9 күн мурун
    • Amen🙏🏾

      Uncle Jay Mamba JrUncle Jay Mamba Jr17 күн мурун
    • Amen🙏🏾

      Uno2000Uno200017 күн мурун
    • no thanks

      jigyodajigyoda17 күн мурун
  • Everyone on the court wanted to be Allen iverson in my day. People grew they hair for 2 months just to get some weak ass braids just to try to get them like his. Y’all just don’t know how big he was back then. Nothing but love AI

    Quentin SandersQuentin Sanders17 күн мурун

      Kelon713Kelon7139 күн мурун
    • Helping Crybabies I typed it exactly how i meant it. THEY HAIR!

      Quentin SandersQuentin Sanders13 күн мурун
    • THEIR* hair...not they

      Helping CrybabiesHelping Crybabies13 күн мурун
    • I remember the shoes when I was a kid. All the kids wanted his shoes. Even the ones who didn’t ball.... including me 😆

      Johnathon LunaJohnathon Luna16 күн мурун
    • @Arizona Fire Ent i respect that. Ray got that resume too. Box fade ray used to ball

      Dee MillerDee Miller17 күн мурун
  • He was the only person that dressed like a G. Then everyone else followed him. Then once that happened the stupid dress code wearing those business casual bs. Then you got these NBA players wearing tight clothes. Westbrook dress like a square. Makes no sense

    TheBestFighterTheBestFighter17 күн мурун
    • @nauticadon but now the NBA let’s players wear what they want

      M 360M 36013 күн мурун
    • NBA is a business and like any business you have to carry yourself like a professional.

      nauticadonnauticadon17 күн мурун
  • Shout out to you Allen Iverson, much Respect, and Appreciation. As always, continue to tell it, like it is, "Facts". Please come back to Philly and be part of management, 👍because I'm quite sure the Organization could use you, as a part of the assistant Coaching 🤔👌

    Emanuel FrederickEmanuel Frederick17 күн мурун
    • IfmxreY CB q

      Shay TMShay TM13 күн мурун
    • Facts

      Uncle Jay Mamba JrUncle Jay Mamba Jr17 күн мурун
    • Facts tho

      Tyler lynnTyler lynn17 күн мурун
  • 238k views in 4 minutes? Never knew y'all could buy views on KGworld 👀

    Hassan KhanHassan Khan17 күн мурун
    • @Hassan Khan What makes you think it's not accurate? Just because people rush to view this and then it slows down doesn't mean it's not accurate.

      YES WE CANYES WE CAN15 күн мурун
    • AI is great but 238k views in 4 minutes? Do me a favour. And it's still at 238k after an hour. So you tell me if these views are accurate. Lmfao

      Hassan KhanHassan Khan17 күн мурун
    • You definitely not from the US if you don't know Allen Iverson impact. You just getting off the porch with you seven upvotes.

      ____17 күн мурун
  • wait 230000 views in 5 minutes??????????????????????????????????????????????wtf

    Philippe MudaheranwaPhilippe Mudaheranwa17 күн мурун
  • Anit no way these views real

    some onesome one17 күн мурун
    • Fake asl

      IAmSeanPainIAmSeanPain17 күн мурун
    • @Philippe Mudaheranwa 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

      some onesome one17 күн мурун
    • yooo its impossible

      Philippe MudaheranwaPhilippe Mudaheranwa17 күн мурун
    • @ian hawkes facts. They gotta be stopped lol

      some onesome one17 күн мурун
    • some one fr bro they buying they views

      ian hawkesian hawkes17 күн мурун
  • Growing up I loved AI, everyone wanted to be like AI.

    Ahmed AliAhmed Ali17 күн мурун
    • Every one did, no one wanted to be like Mike... If said I'm MJ people laughed at u pulled ur pants down...

      Kahlil PoetKahlil Poet17 күн мурун
    • Yessir

      Uncle Jay Mamba JrUncle Jay Mamba Jr17 күн мурун
  • Bro 230k views in a minute?

    Ralph The BotRalph The Bot17 күн мурун
  • The hood nigga still in em too😭

    McFlxrenceMcFlxrence22 күн мурун