UPDATE: 03/20/2012: Boy, Allen Iverson’s wife Tawanna Iverson has changed her tune in a big way.
According to various reports, Tawanna Iverson has filed documents demanding receipts of every purchase Iverson has made over $1,000 during their marriage, suggesting he was spending money only on himself and neglecting her and their children. She has also filed demanding that Allen, “give the name and telephone number of every person other than your spouse whom you have had sexual relations and/or intimate physical contact from the date of the marriage to the date of trial.”
This is bound to continue getting nastier before it gets better. We’ll keep you posted.
6/20/2011: Refuting recent Internet rumors to the contrary, Tawanna Iverson says that her upcoming divorce from Allen Iverson has nothing to do with cheating. She says that “Cheating in the marriage has never been an issue. My decision to divorce has nothing to do with another woman”.
3/4/2010: After 8 and a half years of marriage, Tawanna Iverson has filed for divorce. In court documents, Tawanna cites an “irretrievably broken” marriage, and has asked for custody of their five children, child support and alimony, and for Iverson to pay all legal fees.
The two have been together since high school. They were married in a highly guarded ceremony in August of 2001. Together they have five kids: the oldest was born in 1995, and the youngest was born in 2008.
Raise your hand if you remember the summer of 2002? In a heated argument, AI threw Tawanna out of the house. As a matter of fact, AI allegedly threw Tawanna out of the house, naked.
Tawanna apparently took refuge in a cousins apartment. A couple nights later, AI showed up looking for her and in his search efforts, The Answer allegedly threatened two men with a gun. The two reconciled, and lived happily ever after.