Saturday January 23rd, 2016

Former Philadelphia 76ers star Allen Iverson congratulated Tyronn Lue on being named the head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers after the team fired David Blatt on Friday afternoon.

The two are forever tied in NBA history after Iverson stomped over Lue in Game 1 of the 2001 NBA Finals between the Philadelphia 76ers and Los Angeles Lakers

Watch Iverson's shot and stomp below:

[youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grXws5m11SA]

Iverson misspelled Lue's first name but passed along his well wishes on Twitter.

[tweet: https://twitter.com/alleniverson/status/690694367888183301]

Lue's first game as the Cavaliers head coach will be on Saturday, when Cleveland hosts the Chicago Bulls.

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