Happy holidays, Billy King!

Before he makes his NFL picks, Bill Simmons has a few last-minute gift ideas and some thoughts on Allen Iverson.

Updated: December 21, 2006, 7:17 PM ET
By Bill Simmons | Page 2

Tying up some other loose ends before we bang out the Week 16 picks and finish up some last-minute Christmas shopping ...

• Remember my initial prediction that Sixers GM Billy King would only get 50 cents on the dollar for Allen Iverson? Turns out I was wrong: Philly landed a decent point guard (who's 30 years old, on his fourth team and makes $9 million a season, by the way), an expiring contract, and two No. 1's that will be in the mid-20s and late 20s of next year's draft. ...

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