“Any young player in the league, whether it be Zion [Williamson] or Victor coming in at number one, is striving for consistency. It’s a big thing, night in-night out learning to be consistent – so what goes into that? Are you getting proper rest? Are you eating right? There’s so much that goes into being a professional athlete off the court that affects you on the court.
“It’s important to tune out the noise – social media, commentators, everybody has an opinion, but you must focus on the task ahead. For Victor, having arguably the greatest coach in history is a benefit.”
All eyes will be on Victor Wembanyama’s Spurs when they host Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks at AT&T Center to open the 2023/24 NBA season on Wednesday Oct. 25.
Jarron Collins was the special guest of the British Basketball League and U.S. Embassy London at a basketball clinic at NCC Hackney, which brought 100 young basketball players together from communities across London.