Updated on 10/6/22. Written by Alan Lu.
Professional Team: Metropolitans 92
Classification: International ‘04
Projected Draft Range: Top 5
Very good low post scorer
Solid scorer off the dribble
Solid shooter for a big man, has stretch big potential
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Decent playmaker for his size
Great shot blocker
Can display spotty shot selection
Can be careless on offense, which can lead to turnovers
Can struggle to hold position defensively
Needs to add strength
Victor Wembanyama is an athletic, skilled center that could be the top pick of the 2023 draft. He is a versatile scorer that excels at making shots from the post, and he also has a reliable mid-range jump shot. He also is a good rebounder and defender, and he is a terrific shot blocker that can lock down the paint.
Recently, he signed on to play for the Boulogne-Levallois Metropolitans 92 for the upcoming season. He’ll need to be a more consistent outside shooter in games, but his strong all-around skills could enable him to be a superstar in the NBA.
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