Top NBA prospect Victor Wembanyama silenced critics Sunday with a putback dunk off his personal missed stepback shot from past the arc because the staff that can most certainly win the “Wemby sweepstakes” turns into extra evident.
Wembanyama, 19, performs for the second-place Metropolitans 92 of the LNB Professional A, a first-tier basketball league in France.
Regardless of solely scoring eight factors in his facet’s loss to Monaco, he added 14 rebounds and the spectacular dunk not like every other ever seen earlier than.
These spotlight performs are what have made Wemby the most well-liked NBA prospect since LeBron James, although he does have his detractors.
Most just lately, pundits questioned Wembanyama’s means to defend after getting posterized, saying that Joel Embiid and different large males within the league would have a subject day with the soon-to-be rookie.
San Antonio Spurs to draft Victor Wembanyama?
The San Antonio Spurs, Houston Rockets and Detroit Pistons are the three worst groups of the season with lower than a handful of video games left to play.
They might every have a 14 per cent likelihood of touchdown Wembanyama, however the basketball gods will doubtless bless the winningest coach in NBA historical past.
Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich will doubtless do something to maneuver up within the draft if his franchise would not get fortunate with the No. 1 choose.
Having one other generational expertise amongst his ranks in a Western Convention that appears weaker than ever will certainly win Popovich a couple of extra rings.