The 19-year old French professional basketball player did so while warming up for a game with his team, the Boulogne-Levallois Metropolitans 92 of the LNB Pro A. Despite standing at 7'4, he showed fans around the world that he can get up with the best of them.
he doing eastbays at 7’4????? https://t.co/1geaXY42DV
— october 8th ♎️ (@Daaaaanieeeel_) May 31, 2023
His dunk appears effortless as he tosses the ball off the glass, takes off of one foot, catches it, puts the ball between his legs, and throws it down with his right hand. Truly remarkable athleticism.
Can’t wait for a 7’5 myplayer to do this on 2k24 https://t.co/Uq9CFHxFOh
— GOLDENTAKEOFF☀️ (@goldentakeoff) May 31, 2023
Being that big n doing that. Impressive .. https://t.co/XkrlozvZmD
— SOUTHSiDE FANTi (@erickmfanti) May 31, 2023
The San Antonio Spurs are projected to select him after earning the #1 overall pick this upcoming NBA Draft. Wembanyama has already caught the attention of legendary head coach Gregg Popovich, who flew to France presumably to meet the generational prospect. Wembanyama's current coach Vincent Collet even believes that the Spurs are the perfect team for him.