Anthony Edwards RUMORS & NEWS

  • Anthony Edwards calls out T-Wolves after loss to Pelicans

    The Score "Minnesota Timberwolves star Anthony Edwards was far from pleased with his team's performance during their 107-98 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday. "Wake-up call for sure," Edwards told The Athletic's Jon Krawczynski about the defeat. "Lock in. Lock the..." October 26

  • LaMelo Ball, Anthony Edwards NBA card holders look like geniuses after sophomore debut

    Clutch Points "There was a time during the past few months when no one was paying attention to LaMelo Ball or Anthony Edwards cards in the market. Thanks to both the Charlotte Hornets and Minnesota Timberwolves failing to make the postseason, the interest in these two waned in favor of..." October 22

  • Timberwolves' Anthony Edwards told Rockets' coach to 'call a damn timeout' after hitting back-to-back 3s

    CBS Sports "Anthony Edwards has only just begun his second season in the NBA, but the former No. 1 overall pick has already established himself as one of the most entertaining and enjoyable players in the entire league -- both on and off the court. If his performance on opening night was any indication,..." October 21

  • The subtle strength of Anthony Edwards: ‘Never stop, never quit, keep going’

    The Athletic "So much of Anthony Edwards is overwhelming. The way that he elevates first and asks questions later as he soars to the rim. The way that, even at 19 years old, he could put a shoulder into Andre Drummond’s chest and move him out of the way like the 280-pound center was a..." October 20

  • Anthony Edwards, Jaden McDaniels Contract Options Exercised by T-Wolves

    Bleacher Report "The Minnesota Timberwolves have exercised the third-year team options on Anthony Edwards' and Jaden McDaniels' rookie-scale contracts, per Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium.  Both players were selected by the team in the 2020 NBA draft, with Edwards going..." October 18

  • Young stars to build your team around: LaMelo Ball or Anthony Edwards?

    Clutch Points "LaMelo Ball may have edged out Anthony Edwards for the Rookie of the Year award, but there’s no denying those two were the top rookies of their class for the 2020-21 season. Though the class of 2021 looked loaded with promising young talent across the board, it’s clear that Ball and..." September 26

  • Anthony Edwards is one heck of a bowler

    Larry Brown Sports "Anthony Edwards has talked himself up as a multi-sport talent on several occasions, but he apparently has no problem backing up those claims. The Minnesota Timberwolves star posted a video of himself at the bowling alley to his Instagram Story this week. Edwards had just finished..." September 17

  • Karl-Anthony Towns on playing with Anthony Edwards and D’Angelo Russell

    SB Nation "Karl-Anthony Towns has been one of the most productive big men in the NBA since becoming the No. 1 overall pick in the 2015 draft, but he’s only made one playoff appearance with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Ahead of his seventh season in the league, Towns believes the best is yet to..." September 16

  • Karl Anthony-Towns, Anthony Edwards Aren't Options for Sixers

    SI "The Minnesota Timberwolves have been consistently linked to Ben Simmons this offseason. As the Sixers are willing to part ways with their 25-year-old three-time All-Star, Minnesota is looking to add Simmons into the mix as he'd immediately boost their chances of becoming Western..." September 12

  • Anthony Edwards has gotten taller this offseason

    Larry Brown Sports "At 20 years old and coming off an excellent rookie season, Anthony Edwards appears to have hit another growth spurt. Minnesota Timberwolves coach Chris Finch told reporters on Wednesday that Edwards has grown this offseason to 6-foot-6, per Chris Hine of The Star Tribune. For..." September 01

  • Anthony Edwards Unloads Strong Take About Nets’ Kevin Durant

    Heavy "Coming into the 2021-22 NBA season, most fans would agree that if Brooklyn Nets star Kevin Durant isn’t the best player in the NBA today, he is extremely close. After suffering a career-threatening tear to his Achilles during the 2019 NBA Finals many fans were unsure..." August 29

  • Timberwolves star Anthony Edwards is going Stephen Curry this summer at the gym

    Clutch Points "Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry is known for his ridiculous shot making ability that includes launching, and converting from half court during some of his pregame warmups. It looks as though Minnesota Timberwolves star Anthony Edwards has taken a page out..." August 16

  • Chief Keef’s Baby Mama Shannon Denies She And Anthony Edwards Have Broken Up

    Black Sports Online "Anthony Edward’s girlfriend wants you to know that she is not leaving him anytime soon. The Minnesota Timberwolves forward Anthony Edwards had a great rookie year and is expected to up his game in year 2. His girlfriend is also rapper Chief Keef’s baby mama and has..." August 10

  • LaMelo Ball, Anthony Edwards headline 2020-21 All-Rookie Teams

    NBA.com "Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball and Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards have been unanimously selected to the 2020-21 NBA All-Rookie First Team, the NBA announced today. Ball, the 2020-21 Kia NBA Rookie of the Year, and Edwards received NBA All-Rookie First Team votes on all 99..." June 17

  • Anthony Edwards has warning for NBA after losing Rookie of the Year

    Yardbarker "Anthony Edwards shared a brief but powerful reaction on Twitter Wednesday to losing the NBA Rookie of the Year Award.  Edwards, who averaged 19.3 points per game for the Minnesota Timberwolves, finished behind LaMelo Ball for the award.  Read..." June 16

  • LaMelo Ball vs. Anthony Edwards: Whose Future Is Brighter?

    Bleacher Report "As the Minnesota Timberwolves did their draft prep to decide who to take with the No. 1 pick in the 2020 NBA draft, those involved in the process quickly fell in love with two candidates. "We would break out into groups where there would be a Team (James) Wiseman, a..." June 16

  • Pro Madden Player Exposes Anthony Edwards For Owing Him $22k In Unpaid Video Game Bets

    Total Pro Sports "Anthony Edwards needs to pay up. 2020 was a great year for Edwards after the Minnesota Timberwolves made him the No. 1 overall pick in the 2020 NBA draft and a franchise cornerstone. His bank account grew with his rookie contract and then got even bigger when he signed a shoe..." June 09

  • 5 best offseason trades Timberwolves can make to help Anthony Edwards, Karl-Anthony Towns

    Clutch Points "The Minnesota Timberwolves had a very disappointing season. They finished 23-49, putting them in 13th place in the Western Conference. There were high hopes for the team going into the season with the new star duo in D’Angelo Russell and Karl-Anthony Towns..." June 08

  • Anthony Edwards and R.J. Hampton Hit Back at the Critics of LeBron James

    Essentially Sports "The Los Angeles Lakers’ hopes of bagging their second straight title went down in the drain after they were kicked out of the playoffs in the first round itself. However, it wasn’t the franchise that was on the receiving end of a plethora of criticism, but their star player, LeBron..." June 06

  • Why LaMelo Ball winning ROTY over Anthony Edwards would be ridiculous

    Sportsnaut "When it comes to the Rookie of the Year award, there are several ways to approach who is more deserving. While some knock Anthony Edwards for not winning more games, we’ve seen in the past, wins don’t appear to be a factor for the trophy. In the end, in my opinion, it should go to..." May 26

  • LaMelo Ball, Anthony Edwards, Tyrese Haliburton Finalists for 2021 NBA ROY Award

    Bleacher Report "Charlotte Hornets point guard LaMelo Ball, Minnesota Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards and Sacramento Kings guard Tyrese Haliburton were named as the three finalists for the 2021 NBA Rookie of the Year award on Thursday. The announcement was made during TNT's pregame show before..." May 21

  • Strong finishes for Anthony Edwards, Jaden McDaniels bring high marks for Wolves GM Gersson Rosas

    The Athletic "In the Timberwolves’ three-plus decades in the NBA, nearly the entirety of their success stories from the draft have come high in the lottery. Kevin Garnett, Kevin Love, Ricky Rubio, Karl-Anthony Towns, Anthony Edwards, Wally Szczerbiak — nearly all of their..." May 19

  • Anthony Edwards exits loud, promises Timberwolves playoff push next season

    Star Tribune "Karl-Anthony Towns talked about the playoffs. D'Angelo Russell said the Timberwolves would be improved next season but stopped short of predicting playoffs. Malik Beasley maintained the team was headed in the right direction. Leave it to the kid. Read..." May 19

  • Naming Every NBA Major Award Winner

    Bleacher Report "As the 2020-21 NBA season reaches its conclusion, the league prepares to dole out the following individual honors: Executive of the Year Coach of the Year Sixth Man of the Year Most..." May 16

  • 4 NBA Scouts Reassess 2020 No. 1 Pick Anthony Edwards' Future

    Bleacher Report "When it comes to Anthony Edwards, the only thing most folks want to talk about regarding his play this season is The Dunk. Yes, that dunk. It's the one in which Edwards dribbled along the baseline and rose up to deliver the dunk of the year,..." May 12

  • Karl-Anthony Towns and Anthony Edwards live and learn for the Timberwolves

    The Athletic "Karl-Anthony Towns and Anthony Edwards sat down next to each other after another disappointing loss. The young Timberwolves put up a fight in Miami against the Heat, but the tension that crackled throughout the game, both for the players and the trigger-happy officials, seemed to be too much at..." May 09

  • Anthony Edwards: Jimmy Butler, Karl-Anthony Towns Spat Was 'Grown-Ass Men' Talking

    Bleacher Report "Anthony Edwards tried to downplay the back-and-forth between Karl-Anthony Towns and Jimmy Butler on Friday, calling it a "grown-ass" conversation. "Man, they're grown men, dawg. They were just talking, having a regular conversation if you ask me. If y'all come..." May 08

  • Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns Says Anthony Edwards Should Win Rookie of the Year

    Bleacher Report "Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns took a strong stance in support of teammate Anthony Edwards' candidacy for the Rookie of the Year Award on Friday. Towns explained the double-teams faced by Edwards, the first pick in the 2020 NBA draft, are everything voters should..." May 08

  • Anthony Edwards Matches LeBron James, Kevin Durant Feat in Wolves' Loss to Grizzlies

    Bleacher Report "LeBron James and Kevin Durant are not exactly bad company to keep. Those are the names Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Anthony Edwards found himself beside following Wednesday's 139-135 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies. The 19-year-old finished with 42 points, seven assists and six..." May 06

  • Anthony Edwards On Whether He Earned The Respect Of The League: 'I Don't Want Nobody To Respect Me.'

    Fadeaway World "This year's draft class was one for the ages. The COVID-19 pandemic forced the NCAA to cancel its tourney, so NBA teams didn't have enough footage to properly assess some of the prospects. Then again, even among all the uncertainties, most people thought that Anthony Edwards..." May 06

  • Anthony Edwards says he wants to "come back like Houdini" next season

    Fadeaway World "Anthony Edwards is one of the most promising rookies of his draft class, and his game has lived up to his status as the #1 pick so far. Edwards is currently averaging 18.5 PPG, 4.6 RPG, and 2.8 APG, and has shown that he can be a very capable slasher and shot creator. While his rookie..." May 06

  • Evaluating Anthony Edwards, Chris Finch and D’Angelo Russell: Talkin’ T-Wolves

    The Athletic "The last time Jon and Britt got together for a Timberwolves roundtable was right after the trade deadline, and the Wolves were a bit of a mess. A lot has transpired since. Anthony Edwards has come on, D’Angelo Russell has returned and Chris Finch is starting to..." May 04

  • Timberwolves rookie Anthony Edwards has officially become an interview legend

    Clutch Points "Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Anthony Edwards has firmly established himself as one of the most promising talents in the NBA today. As it turns out, he’s also become quite a legend when it comes to fielding interviews with the press. Just recently, Edwards was asked about..." May 04