NBA superstars Allen Iverson and Al Harrington have partnered up to launch a line of cannabis products and merchandise via Harrington’s company, Viola Brands.
The first cannabis product in the in the Iverson Collection, dropping on Saturday, is an Indica-dominant flower dubbed ’96. The name references the year Iverson, “The Answer,” was drafted for the NBA.
The strain is a result of a cross between Secret Kush Mints and Grape Stomper.
This complex flavor profile combines a robust grape candy-like aroma coupled with notes of pine and mint. As Harrington explains, ‘96 is coated in crystal trichomes and displays a variety of color pulling from Secret Kush Mints’ vivid greens and Grape Stomper’s signature purples.
“I’ve had a lot of people approach me with business opportunities, but this one with Al was different,” said Iverson. “After seeing how devoted he is to this business, …