The San Antonio Spurs secured their first victory of the season in a thrilling match against the Houston Rockets 

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Rookie Victor Wembanyama emerged as a standout player, showcasing his skills during the fourth quarter  

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This win marked Wembanyama's inaugural career victory.

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Wembanyama played a pivotal role, making a crucial shot with just 20 seconds left that leveled the game 

He contributed nine points and blocked three shots in the fourth quarter alone, two of them in rapid succession 

McDermott's two consecutive three-pointers initiated a minor comeback between the third and fourth quarters 

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while Osman delivered 14 points on 4-of-6 shooting from beyond the arc 

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Devin Vassell, as expected, led the Spurs in scoring. While Wembanyama continues to develop, Vassell is quietly emerging as the team's top player 

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The Houston Rockets were led by the efforts of Fred VanVleet and Alperen Şengün, who combined for 49 points 

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Rebounding proved to be a challenge for the Spurs, as they were out-rebounded 53-60 

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With this win, the Spurs now hold a 1-1 record for the season 

This game holds special significance for Wembanyama, as Los Angeles is one of his favorite cities in the United States 

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