After wearing his heart on his sleeve for his historic career with the Sixers, Allen Iverson will see his jersey ascend to the rafters in Philadelphia. To celebrate, RareInk has a released a new art piece inspired by The Answer. Created by artist Kerry Laster, this iconic image of AI is backed by a collage of his career accolades. This piece and an array of other Allen Iverson art pieces are available now at RareInk, on sale for 25% off in celebration of his jersey retirement.
RareInk continues to add its aesthetic to pro hoops heritage, adding brush strokes and color pop to some of the most memorable moments in NBA history. Allen Iverson and Kobe Bryant are the subject of two new pieces, showcasing The Answer attacking the lane and the Black Mamba focusing on a free throw. Check out both colorful creations below and visit RareInk to purchase these pieces and more in print and canvas form.
Allen Iverson answered doubts of his NBA success in his rookie season, and Reebok renamed his signature model in honor of his spectacular play. The Reebok Answer I was the first basketball shoe to feature DMX technology, and introduced the I3 logo. Strategically placed patent leather added a touch of street fashion to the performance sneaker. Iverson’s memorable rookie season, which saw him win the NBA Rook of the Year Award, is commemorated on the inside of the tongue label. Today, you have your chance to own a piece of history as the Reebok Answer I will hit shelves at select retailers. Draped in its original color scheme, the retro sneaker is almost an exact replica of the 1997 sneaker. Take a look at our detailed photos below, and let us know if the Reebok Answer I is on your list to cop.