Wembanyama arrives in San Antonio, with fans waiting for hours to greet him

San Antonio Spurs NBA basketball first-round draft pick Victor Wembanyama waves as he arrives in San Antonio, Friday, June 23, 2023. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

The chants from hundreds of fans, some of whom waited outside for hours in nearly 100-degree heat, started at the very moment Victor Wembanyama stepped out of the private plane that carried him to his new NBA home.