Despite the hype surrounding Victor Wembanyama, it seems that bettors are not being swayed by his potential.
It’s easy to assume that Victor Wembanyama’s arrival will be a game-changer for the San Antonio Spurs, but history has shown that even the top NBA prospects don’t always have an immediate impact. Michael Jordan, LeBron James, and Kobe Bryant all took time to win their first NBA titles despite dominating the league early on. Even with Wembanyama on board, the odds are still stacked against the Spurs this season. The Boston Celtics have been favored in previous seasons but ended up falling short in the playoffs. This unpredictability is what makes sports exciting – any team can come out on top. Currently, the Denver Nuggets, Milwaukee Bucks, and Phoenix Suns are among the top contenders along with the Celtics. If Wembanyama can lead the Spurs to the playoffs, it would be a historic achievement for both him and the team.