April 17, 2024

Wembanyama, the terrifying realization

This time, Wemby wasn’t enough. Despite Victor Wembanyama’s 20 points, 9 rebounds, 4 assists and 5 blocks, the Spurs lost in overtime to the Raptors (116-123, a.p.), despite holding a 22-point lead on their AT&T Center floor. A defeatics.

His presence on the floor intimidates the opposing team and forces them to adapt. Every time you’re under the circle, you have to pay …

This time, Wemby wasn’t enough. Despite Victor Wembanyama’s 20 points, 9 rebounds, 4 assists and 5 blocks, the Spurs lost in overtime to the Raptors (116-123, a.p.), despite holding a 22-point lead on their AT&T Center floor. A defeatics.

His presence on the floor intimidates the opposing team and forces them to adapt. Every time you’re under the circle, you have to pay attention to him and watch where he is because he’s still going to try to counter your shot, explained Scottie Barnes, on target with 30 points, 11 rebounds and 6 assists. You have to pay attention to where he is. That’s why we had some good three-pointers. It’s because he was ready to counter us near the circle.