Philly Salutes NBA Icon Allen Iverson On Sunday, March 1

Philly 360° was front and center when a packed room of social and industry influencers gathered at sportswear hub Mitchell & Ness to celebrate the retirement of NBA all-star Allen Iverson‘s iconic number 3 jersey.

Spotted at the celebration was songstress Marsha Ambrosius, turntablist to the stars DJ Aktive, Motown recording artists MPrynt, and Reebok brand ambassadors YS the DJ and Dilemma — to name a few.

The charismatic player, who so many have come to love, arrived to cheers and plenty of fanfare, and was presented with a proclamation from the City of Philadelphia officially declaring March 1 as “Allen Iverson Day" in Philly.

This weekend, AI Day returns and sports fan across the city will take a moment to celebrate a true Philly sports icon, Allen Iverson. Watch our exclusive recap video to see footage of the Mitchell & Ness retirement celebration, and be sure to check out the photo slideshow, below.  

WATCH: Here’s our exclusive recap and photo slideshow of Allen Iverson’s Retirement Party at Mitchell & Ness.

Photo by D. McDowell for Visit Philadelphia.

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