Allen Iverson & Dwyane Wade Share Heartwarming Embrace Following Kobe Bryant Tribute
Videos are still surfacing from the 2020 NBA All-Star Game that took place over the weekend at the United Center in Chicago. One heartwarming video that was shared by the assistant men’s basketball coach, Jerrance Howard at the University of Kansas, was of NBA stars Allen Iverson and Dwyane Wade.
Following an emotional tribute to the late NBA legend Kobe Bryant, Iverson and Wade shared a long embrace that Howard had caught on camera. “One of those PRICELESS father-son moments!” Howard wrote in the caption of his post. “This was right after the emotional KOBE TRIBUTE. “
Howard also hashtagged “life-lasting memories,” father and son bond,” “epic night,” and “NBA All-Star Game Chicago.”
In the video, Iverson appears wearing a Los Angeles Lakers hat, while also rocking Bryant’s number eight Lakers jersey. Before the two NBA stars hugged, Iverson was shaking hands with a young fan who was seated in the bleachers
Before Iverson and Wade ended up embracing, Wade ran into Iverson as his back was turned while greeting the fan. The young fan also appeared to record footage of the heartwarming moment. Take a look at the encounter below.