NBA World Left Stunned After Learning About Victor Wembanyama’s Draft Fame Sister’s Little-Known Revelation: “There’s Two of Them?!”

Published 06/24/2023, 12:02 AM EDT

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The 2023 NBA draft was full of excitement and surprises as a new set of stars entered the league. There was no doubt about who was going to be selected 1st overall on Thursday night. The San Antonio Spurs got their next generational superstar in the form of Victor Wembanyama. But fans noticed something else on the night as well that is being highlighted after the draft. Wembanyama was accompanied by his sister on draft night. While some fans fawned over her looks, others are now losing their minds over what she can do on a basketball court.

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Wembanyama became the Spurs’ first 1st overall pick since NBA legend Tim Duncan. Everyone knows how that turned out for the franchise. They’ll be hoping for something similar from the French sensation.

Victor Wembanyama’s sister gets the spotlight on her

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Victor Wembanyama was touted as a generational talent given his height and the skill he possessed along with it. The 7’4 giant has an eight-feet wingspan, helping him swat away shots on defense with ease.

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Apart from his height and wingspan, Wembanyama plays like a fusion between a guard and a forward. He can light it up from beyond the arc and muscle his way inside to finish with ease around the rim. But who knew the same talent would also be in his sister, Eve? A video uploaded by Bleacher Report has Eve Wembanyama’s highlights from the FIBA 3X3 tournament and she can be seen lighting her opponents up.

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Knocking down long-range jumpers with absolute ease, finishing through heavy contact, along with some amazing footwork. Those were just some of the things out of the many that caught the eye right off the bat.

Listed at 6’1, though Eve may not be as tall as her brother Victor, she more than makes up for it with her grit and determination. After seeing the highlights of Victor Wembanyama’s sister Eve, fans were left absolutely stunned by her basketball prowess.

Fans were taken aback by Eve Wembanyama’s skills on the court

One fan tweeted, “Spurs picked the wrong Wembanyama, next on Undisputed.”

While another fan commented, “THERES TWO OF THEM?!”

Here are a few more reactions from fans on Twitter.

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Fans were already speculating that she would go on to dominate the WNBA if she ever announces her eligibility for the draft. While some other fans drew comparisons between her play style and her brother’s.

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Let’s see if Eve Wembanyama does make her way to the WNBA after all.

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