Victor Wembanyama first pick in the 2023 NBA Draft for the San Antonio Spurs

Victor Wembanyama first pick in the 2023 NBA Draft for the San Antonio Spurs


The French Victor Wembanyama therefore the first overall pick of the NBA Draft 2023. They selected him San Antonio Spurs (holders of the right to open the selections), who will thus entrust Greg Popovich, the most victorious coach in history, an unparalleled talent and a long man who will be able to revive the club's tradition linked to great centers such as David Robinson (The Admiral) and Tim Duncan. After Wembanyama were drafted Brandon Miller at number 2 by the Charlotte Hornets, then Scoot Henderson by the Portland Trail Blazers. On four the Houston Rockets drafted Amen Thompson, on five the Detroit Pistons drafted his brother, Ausar Thompson. But the attentions were all for Wembanyama.
Victor, who in recent days had let slip a half gaffe (After the draft he will often have to go back and forth from San ...; he stopped in time and corrected, laughing, in the United States), fresh from the French finals lost by 3- 0 from his Metropolitans 92 against Monaco. But despite the defeat, Mister W demonstrated all his boundless potential, which revolves around flexibility and the ability to score the most difficult shots, having said that among professionals he cannot fail to work on strengthening his physique. So let's find out who the new phenomenon of the baskets, for which the Spanish newspaper El Pas he used this definition: Wembanyama is a skyscraper with infinite legs and arms, enormous hands, a mobility and technique that you would not imagine in such a giant. The NBA is preparing to deal with a predestined of the level of a Luka Doncic. In the meantime Victor has carried on with the sponsors, signing a $100 million contract with Nike: more than LeBron James.



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