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Taking flight

Photograph By Ture Lillegraven

Andrew Wiggins doesn't "open up to just anybody," he says, so it shouldn't be a shock that he keeps things simple in the social media sphere. But when news that Wiggins' reported 44-inch vert hit Instagram in mid-May, he just sat back and watched the buzz build. "I saw a couple of those memes or whatever, with my picture in another picture," he says with a smile. "That was pretty funny to me."

PRODUCTION: FIRST SHOT PRODUCTIONS; WARDROBE STYLING: COURTNEY MAYS; PROP STYLING: ALI GALLAGHER; GROOMING: HEE SOO KWON; JACKET: DOLCE & GABBANA; JERSEY: TOPMAN; PANTS: WARAIRE BOSWELL X GROVER; SOCKS: HAPPY SOCKS; SHOES: AIR JORDAN; SNEAKER CROWNS & HAT: FOURTWOFOUR ON FAIRFAX; NECKLACE: HIS OWN