Simone Manuel (L) and Simone Biles

Simone Manuel (L) and Simone Biles (Twitter)

*Nestled among the ton of accolades bestowed upon Olympic gold medalists Simone Biles and Simone Manuel is a heartfelt Instagram message from LeBron James.

The nucleus of NBA’s world champion Cleveland Cavaliers watched the pair make history Thursday night alongside his daughter. LeBron made a point to tell the Olympic stars how inspirational they are to “young black girls.”

BTW: The Simones found their way toward each other today and snapped this priceless pic: