Sneaker: Reebok Answer 1

In the NBA during the ’90s, nicknames were as important as your ability to perform on the court. If you didn’t have a nickname, then you weren’t considered a superstar. It’s only fitting that Allen Iverson’s nickname was the Answer. Facing several questions about his ability to perform on the court, Iverson spent his entire career answering his naysayers.

To celebrate all things nicknames here’s a list of 25 of our favorites from the ’90s.

1. Ervin “Magic” Johnson

2. Larry “Legend” Bird

3. Sam “Big Smooth” Perkins

4. Bryant “Big Country” Reeves

5. Dominique “Human Highlight Reel” Wilkins

6. Charles “The Round Mound of Rebound” Barkley

7. Michael “Air” Jordan

8. “Big Game” James Worthy

9. Kenny “The Jet” Smith

10. Ray “Jesus Shuttlesworth” Allen

11. Glenn “Big Dog” Robinson

12. Shaquille “The Diesel” O’Neal

13. Shawn “Rain Man” Kemp

14. Ronald “Popeye” Jones

15. Dikembe “Mt.” Mutumbo

16. Toni “Pink Panther” Kukoc

17. “Thunder” Dan Majerle

18. Gary “The Glove” Payton

19. Dennis “The Worm” Rodman

20. Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway

21. Kevin “The Big Ticket” Garnett

22. Clyde “The Glide” Drexler

23. David “The Admiral” Robinson

24. Tyrone “Muggsy” Bogues

25. Karl “The Mailman” Malone

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