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‘Wombimania’ is hotter than ever after the San Antonio Spurs’ overtime win over the Houston Rockets thanks to Victor Wembaniyama’s first ever double-double in the NBA.
The ‘Wombimania‘Shot more than ever after an overtime win San Antonio Spurs They reached the Houston Rockets first Double-double of Victor Vembaniama In the NBA.
For almost three quarters, the visiting quintet from the Frostbank Center dominated play and looked as though they would clinch the win and leave Spurs with a second straight defeat, but the show Victor VembaniamaHe had a mixed game through the first half, with little emphasis on the court and eight points to his tally.
But coach Gregg Popovich appears to be saving the No. 1 pick to light up games and keep everyone on the edge of their seats.
program Wembey was coming…
A couple of plays into the paint, the French power forward put San Antonio on the verge of tying the game, and then he launched himself with a double block that ignited his teammates and was a key part of bringing the game in time. Additional.
The moment he didn’t leave the court, his contribution was vital to his team’s 126-122 victory over Houston, making it clear that his process in the NBA is on the right track and that it carries a lot of weight. Both sides of the court.
Unlike his introduction, this time Victor Vembaniama He had no foul trouble and managed 31 minutes of action to come away with 21 points, 12 boards (7 defensive and 5 offensive) and one assist. Those 21 points were 7-19 from the field, 7-8 from the line and a disappointing but improveable 0-6.
If it’s not a big night Devin’s door, Wembey Would have been the leading scorer on the night for San Antonio. The guard scored 25 points in his 40 minutes on the court.
So, after a sensible introduction, Victor Vembaniama He gave the best version of himself, keeping Spurs fans hopeful of getting the best man of the future in the NBA and wanting to see the San Antonio quintet again, the dark horse of the ‘Wild West’. .