Aug 29, 2014, 12:01 AM EDT
Nik Stauskas was selected by the Sacramento Kings with the eighth overall pick in this summer’s draft, and he seems absolutely thrilled to have achieved his NBA dream.
The video clip above shows Stauskas adapting to his new role during Summer League in Las Vegas, and what’s inspiring about it is just how excited he seems to be about having made it to the professional level, after being such a huge fan of the game and its players for so many of his formative years.
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