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Armani Milano star Sergio Rodriguez praised NBA legend Allen Iverson, calling him his ‘idol’.

Rodriguez recalled the time when he scored 23 points against Iverson in a game between the Portland Trail Blazers and the Denver Nuggets.

“Allen Iverson is one of my idols. I scored 23 points against him. It was a dream playing against him, he was like Jason Williams, he had a unique playing style that you enjoyed watching,” Rodriguez told Movistar.