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LeBron: Allen Iverson is 'true warrior'

Updated: October 29, 2013, 3:05 PM ET
By Tom Haberstroh | ESPN.com

MIAMI -- Just days after Miami Heat forward LeBron James listed Allen Iverson and Michael Jordan as his childhood idols, the NBA's reigning MVP continued to heap praise on the former Philadelphia 76ers star.

"Pound-for-pound, probably the greatest player who ever played," James said of Iverson, who will retire in a Sixers pregame ceremony ahead of Wednesday's home opener against the defending champion Heat.

James had told ESPN The Magazine's Chris Broussard that he continues ...

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