Behold the next NBA superstar

HAMILTON, Ont. If everything goes well they will all become totems the programs, the shoes, the basketballs big and small that Andrew Wiggins sat down and signed on Sunday with his half formed signature. If everything goes well this afternoon in Hamilton, it will become a piece of the legend that people can hold onto, in scraps real and ephemeral. I saw him play one time, people will say. He dunked, like, five times. Here a program he signed, right there in the corner in blue, an A and a W and a squiggle, then a 22. Here a picture I took with my phone. He the tallest one. I was there.

This is because if everything goes well for Andrew Wiggins he will be not just an NBA player and not just a star but a superstar, a generational player for Canada, the No. 1 pick in the 2014 draft. The talent is there, bright and unmistakable. It all possible.

That the future, though, or one of them. On Sunday Wiggins No. 1 ranked Huntington Prep team played a team of Hamilton public school all stars at McMaster Burridge Gym in front of a standing room only crowd of over 2,000, and Wiggins was never challenged. He dunked to start the game, finished with 25 on 10 for13 shooting plus nine rebounds, four assists, two blocks in 29 minutes, unofficially. His team won 81 52. He never had to reach into his pocket for his best move, or even close; he was never really under pressure. Beyond the pressure that always there, of course.

there anything you wish people knew about you, Andrew? asked cheap nba jerseys from china a reporter.

I only 17, he replied, with a grin that made him look younger.

Do you think it easy for cheap nba jerseys people to forget that?

Off the court, it not as hard. Wiggins wore a flat brimmed Chicago Bulls hat and a black Nike hoodie and beige cargo pants over big sneakers, and wore a black backpack, and he looked like the tallest kid in his class, which he probably is. When he signed autographs at a table after the game in the corner of the gym he smiled for pictures, laughed sometimes, tapped his hands rhythmically in the brief intervals between interactions. People took pictures with their iPhones from every angle. It seemed like he done it all before.

On the court, he was a man playing with seventh graders at the park. Wiggins went and chased rebounds when he wanted, hit shots when he wanted, passed when he wanted, flew when he wanted. He usually played defence with straight legs, but he didn need to do much more because he is 6 foot 7 and a great coiled spring, so he could just occupy areas, ready to reassemble his great long limbs into a flying machine that made the court shrink in a blink.

When he sat down at the end of the third quarter, there were still some really good high school kids out there, but it became just a high school game. When asked afterwards about the last time he played against somebody better than him, Wiggins smiled and said, without a hint of guile, don know. all the commodification of Andrew Wiggins, he is still charmingly unpolished off the court, all matter of fact. When asked if the attention is too much, he says, really. It part of being an elite player, you get attention. When asked what being an elite player means to him, he says, every game, entertaining the fans, and just being a hero, or role model to kids, to be able to hold your own ground against others. When asked if he is ready for everything that comes with becoming an elite player, he says, When asked if he wants to be an elite player, he nods. he murmurs.

He says Kevin Durant is his favourite player now because 6 10, he unstoppable. And KD humble, just like me. When asked what home cooked meal he missed most while playing away from home in West Virginia, he says, and peas. father, Mitchell Wiggins, is as well known for being an NBA player as he cheap nba jerseys for sale is for having spent two years of his NBA career suspended for cocaine use.

He stands at the end of the gym in a deep green Nike sweatsuit, hands in his pockets, watching his son. He knows there is a new No. 1 recruit every year, and that it can all go wrong in a thousand different ways.

understands all of that, but he just wants to be like Kevin Durant and Marquis Teague NBA jerseys LeBron [James], says Mitchell, who says his son has received in person advice from James, Durant, and Michael Jordan. wants just to play. And he a good boy. He understands all the pitfalls, and [Andrew, himself, and Andrew's mother Marita Payne Wiggins, the former track star] talk about everything parents should talk about. And he listens. But he has the same friends he had that he had in junior high school. I have no worries with Andrew.

a lot of sharks, but the biggest thing is for him to continue to be comfortable with who he is. who Wiggins will be that hangs over all this. In Canada he could be the keystone of our golden generation of basketball along with UNLV forward Anthony Bennett, Cleveland Cavaliers forward Tristan Thompson, and a long list that keeps growing. In the NBA, he could be the saviour of some lucky franchise. The NBA, Canada Basketball, his family, untold millions, it all rests on his bony shoulders. It a lot to pile onto a 17 year old, isn it?

Wiggins shrugs. but I was raised well, so I know how to handle a lot of stuff. Left unsaid is the reality: this is his life.

As Wiggins wanders down a hallway, Canada Basketball Rowan Barrett watches him go. there was one guy you wanted in that position, Barrett says, would be him. The kid signs as he walks, poses for another picture, signs again, and the whole time he is handing out scraps of hope that people can take home, where they can wait and see if he comes true.

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